"Orbis Antiquus", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: Ancient World
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 9.3 inches
34.3 x 23.6 cm
This is a handsome copper engraved map of the ancient world as described by Ptolemy, delineating Asia, Europe, and Africa. The map is filled with names of ancient places and tribes . In the upper right corner are seven distance scales.
A dark impression on a sturdy sheet. There is some minor marginal foxing.