Creta


Name of map     : Creta

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5847

Map number      : Ort 217; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 7P

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin (?); Page signature: blank, 87 handwritten;

Estimated number of copies printed: 4275

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 98

Area displayed  : Upper third of plate: a) Corsica; b) the islands

                  of Corcyra, Ithaca, Cephalenia, Zacynthus and Lothoa,

                  c)  Sardinia; lower two third of plate: d) Crete;

Plate size      : 340 x 488 mm;

Paper size      : 393 x 532 mm;

Margins, left   : 18  mm,  right: 19  mm;

         upper  : 27  mm,  lower: 22  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : white;

Age of map color: recent coloring, expertly executed;

Imperfections

     margins    : none;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : slight trimming;

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

Price           : € Euro  475


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