Antique Map Auction Sale No. 115 - closed 6/21/2006
A splendid map depicts the travels of Paul throughout the Eastern Mediterranean. The title cartouche is flanked by two Biblical views including the shipwreck of Paul. At the bottom is a verse of scripture (2 Corinthians, 5). The map is also ornamented with ships and sea monsters. This example is from the first state of the plate, Latin text on verso.