Creta


Name of map : Creta

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 6390

Map number : Ort 217; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 7P

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1584 Latin; Page signature: 107;

Estimated number of copies printed: 4275

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 98

Area displayed : Upper third of plate: a) Corsica; b) the islands

of Corcyra, Ithaca, Cephalenia, Zacynthus and Lothoa,

c) Sardinia; lower two third of plate: d) Crete;

Plate size : 340 x 488 mm;

Paper size : 412 x 527 mm;

Margins, left : 17 mm, right: 17 mm;

upper : 38 mm, lower: 30 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Imperfections

margins : somewhat trimmed; centre top margin soiled.

plate area : none

verso : slight trimming of top;

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

Price : Euro 400


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