"Africa mit seinen befundern Landern…", Munster, Sebastian
Period: 1550 (circa)
Publication: Cosmographia Universalis
Color: Black & White
6.2 x 5 inches
15.7 x 12.7 cm
Small woodblock map of the continent on a sheet of German text. It depicts the Nile's origins in twin lakes located near the "Montes Lunae". It excludes the Horn of Africa and the Cape of Good Hope, but many kingdoms of Central and North Africa are shown.
References: Norwich #5.
Minor dampstain in margins.