Saxoniae, Misniae, Thuringiae

Name of map     : Saxoniae, Misniae, Thuringiae;

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 849

Map number      : Ort 93; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 23

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin; Page signature: 49

Estimated number of copies printed: 7300

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 220

Area displayed  : Saxony, Thuringen, Laussnitz, East Silesia;

Plate size      : 34 x 50 cm;

Paper size      : 45 x 57 cm;

Margins, left   :    3      cm,  right:   3.5  cm;

         upper  :    5      cm,  lower:   5.5  cm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper   color   : off white;

Age of map color: old and original;

     colors used: yellow, red, green, brown, pink;

  general color appearance: good but heavy, some mirror coloring

                            on opposite side of centerfold;


     margins    : thin spot in lower right corner;

     plate area : none;

     verso      : minor spots backed with paper, some shine through
of plate coloring;

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

Price           : Euro  250

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