Septentrionalium regionum descriptio


Name of map : Septentrionalium regionum descriptio

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5729

Map number : 160; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 45

State number of plate: 6

Copy from edition: 1603 Latin; Page signature: 105

Estimated number of copies printed: 8150

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 225

Area displayed : Northern Europe, Iceland, Greenland,

Friesland, NE America, North Pole islands;

Plate size : 363 x 491 mm;

Paper size : 443 x 527 mm;

Margins, left : 25 mm, right: 20 mm;

upper : 37 mm, lower: 47 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: recent coloring, expertly executed;

colors used: pink, yellow, orange, green, blue, red, brown;

general color appearance: expressive;

Imperfections

margins : some expert repairs in left and right margin, only visible against strong light;

plate area : none;

verso : none;

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

Price : Euro 3300


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