Transylvania


Name of map : Transylvania

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5877

Map number : Ort 153; (not in Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III)

State number of plate: second plate, first state;

Copy from edition: 1609/1612 Latin; Page signature: 110

Estimated number of copies printed: 6445

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 75

Area displayed : Transylvania

Plate size : 327 x 450 mm;

Paper size : 458 x 550 mm;

Margins, left : 52 mm, right: 52 mm;

upper : 51 mm, lower: 80 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: old, original;

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

general color appearance: somewhat heavy but authentic;

Imperfections

margins : brown spot in side margin; some remnants of paper tape in top corners

plate area : none;

verso : none;

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

Price : Euro 365


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