"Veteris Orbis Climata ex Strabone", Cellarius, Christophorus
Subject: Ancient World
Period: 1742 (circa)
Publication: Geographia Antiqua et Nova...
Color: Hand Color
11.9 x 7.9 inches
30.2 x 20.1 cm
This interesting map divides the ancient world into seven climatic zones. The Asian continent is severely truncated, and there is no Japan. The map is nicely composed in a semi-circular projection with a ribbon banner-style title. Engraved by Richard William Seale.
References: McCorkle (18th C. Geography Books) #211-1; Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CELL-4a #1.