"Regionis Biturigum Exactiss: Descriptio per D. Ioannem Calamaeum [on sheet with] Limaniae Topographia Gabriele Symeoneo Auct", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1602 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
19 x 12.2 inches
48.3 x 31 cm
Two fine maps on a full folio sheet. The map of Biturigum was based primarily on Jolivet's map of 1545. The map of Limaniae was based on the work of Gabriel Symeoni. Each map is richly embellished with forests, cities, mountains and elaborate title cartouches. Spanish text on verso.
References: Van den Broecke #39.
Very clean and crisp with two matching wormholes in upper centerfold. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.