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Ortelius, A.: Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598)
Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio
16th century map of the northern part of the British Isles by Abraham Ortelius.
This is the upper sheet of the two-sheet-map showing Scotland and the surrounding islands.
The map has Roman town names and the verso text is in Latin. Large decorative cartouche and a picture of a naval battle.
Hand-coloured copper-plate engraving. This map is slightly toned.
|Year of printing||, Latin edition|
|Place of printing||Antwerp|
|Technique||kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving|
|Illustrations||käsin väritetty / handkolorerad / hand-coloured|
|Dimensions||36,5 x 48 cm|
|Condition explanations||(5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor|
|Other||Upper sheet of the two-sheet-map|