Gelriae, Cliviae

Name of map     : Gelriae, Cliviae

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5481;

Map number      : Ort 62(not in Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III)

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin;  Page signature: 34;

Estimated number of copies printed: perhaps 100

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: very few

Area displayed  : Gelderland, Overijssel, East Brabant, Limburg;

Plate size      : 372 x 500 mm;

Paper size      : 435 x 551 mm;

Margins, left   : 25 mm,  right: 25 mm;

         upper  : 30 mm,  lower: 36 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;


     margins    : slight of top margin;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : none;

Overall quality : perfect/EXCELLENT/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Price           : Euro  1875

Remark: this is the very rare second plate which was used side by side with the common plate 61 in some 1592 and 1612L editions

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