Terra Sancta

Name of map : Terra Sancta

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5627

Map number : Ort 173;(Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 106

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin; Page signature: 105

Estimated number of copies printed: 4425

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 173

Area displayed : Holy Land, East on top; scene of Jonah

being thrown to the whale;

Plate size : 372 x 503 mm;

Paper size : 443 x 570 mm;

Margins, left : 25 mm, right: 29 mm;

upper : 34 mm, lower: 37 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : white and fresh;

Age of map color: uncolored;


margins : none;

plate area : none;

verso : none;

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

Additional remarks: two cartouches, the right one containing three medallions with scenes from the bible;

Price : Euro 1100

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