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Name of map     : Aegyptus Antiqua

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5554-5555

Map number      : 219; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 4P

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin; Page signature: 20

Estimated number of copies printed: 975

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 35

Area displayed  :  Northern part of Egypt; inset: Alexandria and
                      surroundings;

Plate size      :  404 x 490 mm;

Paper size      :  439 x 564 mm;

Margins, left   :  33 mm,  right: 34  mm;

         upper  :  29 mm,  lower: 13  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: strong and heavy

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Imperfections

     margins    : none;

     plate area:  none;

     verso      : none;

Overall quality : PERFECT/excellent/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Additional remarks: this map forms the upper half of ancient Egypt, and forms a pair with Ort220.

Price           : Euro 3250 (together with 5555, Ort220)

Name of map     : no title

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5554_5555

Map number      : 220; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 5P

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin; Page signature: 21

Estimated number of copies printed: 975

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 35

Area displayed  : Southern Egypt;

Plate size      : 394 x 490 mm;

Paper size      : 438 x 550 mm;

Margins, left   : 33  mm,  right: 32  mm;

         upper  : 24  mm,  lower: 22  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Imperfections

     margins    : none;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : none;

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

Additional remarks: the map has no top margin as it is to be displayed
in conjunction with Ort 219, the Northern part of ancient  Egypt;

Price           : Euro   3250 (together with 5554, Ort219.)


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