Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio et vitae

Name of map     : Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio et vitae

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5888

Map number      : Ort 183; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 25P/I

State number of plate: second plate, second state;

Copy from edition: 1608 Italian edition; Page signature: v

Estimated number of copies printed: 3800

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 58

Area displayed :  the Holy Land, surrounded by 22 medallions

                  depicting scenes from Abraham's life;


Plate size      : 356 x 465 mm;

Paper size      : 457 x 543 mm;

Margins, left   : 41  mm,  right: 33  mm;

         upper  : 44  mm,  lower: 54  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: uncolored;


     margins   : two tiny tears in left margin expertly repaired;

     plate area: none;

     verso     : none;

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Price           :    Euro 3850

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