Helvetiae Descriptio


Name of map : Helvetiae Descriptio;

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5873

Map number : Ort 115; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 31

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1584 Latin; Page signature: 62

Estimated number of copies printed: 8125

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 170

Area displayed : Switzerland;

Plate size : 344 x 453 mm;

Paper size : 427 x 540 mm;

Margins, left : 40 mm, right: 41 mm;

upper : 25 mm, lower: 57 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: uncolored;

Imperfections

margins : none;

plate : none;

verso : none;

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

Additional remarks: this classical map has South at the top;

Price : Euro 425


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