"Italia XIX Nova Tabula", Munster, Sebastian
Period: 1545 (published)
Publication: Cosmographia Universalis
Color: Black & White
13.2 x 9.8 inches
33.5 x 24.9 cm
Woodcut Ptolemaic map featuring the mountain ranges, rivers, and major cities and fully engraved seas. Includes Sicily, Corsica and Sardinia. Latin text block at left provides a history of the region.
Worm tracks in margins, professionally filled. Small tear and some discoloration in margins.