Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris

Name of map  : Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)


Stock number : 6305;

Map number   : Ort 58; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 14


State number of plate:1

Copy from edition: 1587 French; Page signature: 30;

Estimated number of copies printed: 7000

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 138

Area displayed: Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg;


Plate size: 383 x 504 mm;

Paper size: 434 x 553 mm;

Margins, left: 20 mm; right: 22 mm upper: 24 mm; lower: 30 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong

Paper color: off-white;

Map color, age: old, original color;


  margins     : minor tear in lower right margin;

  plate area  : none;

  verso       : bottom centerfold strengthened;

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Price: Euro  1450

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