Aegyptus Antiqua


Name of map : Aegyptus Antiqua

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 6019

Map number : 221; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 35P

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1608 Italian; Page signature: xxxiij

Estimated number of copies printed: 3300;

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 69;

Area displayed : Egypt; inset: Alexandria;

Plate size : 361 x 513 mm;

Paper size : 444 x 592 mm;

Margins, left : 41 mm, right: 39 mm;

upper : 46 mm, lower: 39 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: very heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: uncolored;

Imperfections

margins : none;

plate area : three mintute holes at centerfold, only visible against strong light;

verso : none;

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

Price : Euro 765


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