Affricae Tabvla Nova

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Description

Type of resource cartographic
Form map; unmediated; sheet
Extent 1 map ; 31 x 36 cm
Publication date 1580
Issuance monographic
Map data No scale given ; W 18°--E 51°/N 37°--S 35°

Creators/Contributors

Creator Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552

Subjects

Subject Africa > Maps
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image
Genre Early maps.
Genre Maps

Bibliographic information

Note Based on Abraham Ortelius' maps. The coastline is jagged, and the geography is slightly fictitious. The seas contain two small sailing vessels and one sea monster. The top reads: Africa, Libya, Dozenlandt mit allen koinigreichen ...
Note Colored
Acquisition Dr. Oscar I. Norwich
Local note

David Rumsey Map Center copy 1: Norwich no. NOR
0014.

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Location https://purl.stanford.edu/qc171vc0345

Access conditions

Use and reproduction
Image from the Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865 courtesy Stanford University Libraries. This item is in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. If you have questions, please contact the David Rumsey Map Center at rumseymapcenter@stanford.edu.
Copyright
This work has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.
License
This work has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights (Public Domain Mark 1.0).

Collection

Dr. Oscar I. Norwich collection of maps of Africa and its islands, 1486 - ca. 1865

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