"Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus", Jansson, Jan
Subject: Ancient World
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Black & White
8.1 x 6.2 inches
20.6 x 15.7 cm
Reduced version of this classic map of the ancient world based on Ortelius. Europe, Asia and Africa as far south as Madagascar are placed at the center of a much larger oval frame. The Climatic zones are marked. The title is enclosed in a strapwork panel at top.
References: Shirley #385 for the folio version.
Close trimmed at right. Tear 1" into image at lower right, closed with archival tape.