"Europae Tabula V", Ruscelli, Girolamo
Subject: Southern Europe
Period: 1574 (published)
Publication: Ptolemy's Geographia
Color: Black & White
10 x 7 inches
25.4 x 17.8 cm
A Ptolemaic map of Switzerland, Austria, Italy and the Adriatic coast of the Balkans based on Gastaldi. The Danube River features prominently. The map shows the ancient political divisions with a stippled engraved sea. Italian text on verso.
Dark impression with minor soil in margins.