Belgii Veteris Typus

Name of map     : Belgii Veteris Typus

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 5949

Map number      : Ort 198; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 6P


State number of plate: 1 (second plate)

Copy from edition: 1624 Latin Parergon;  Page signature: xviij

Estimated number of copies printed: 4025 (together with plate 1)

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 86 (incl. pl. 1)

Area displayed  : Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg, as known in Roman times;


Plate size      :  385 x 489 mm;

Paper size      :  444 x 537 mm;

Margins, left   : 26  mm,  right: 20  mm;

         upper  : 34  mm,  lower: 24  mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : white and fresh;

Age of map color: old, original color;


     margins    : bottom margin expertly but almost invisibly extended, not affecting engraved area;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : none;

Overall quality : perfect/excellent/VERY GOOD/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Price           : € Euro   700

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