[Map of Europe as queen]

Description:

Map shows a stylized Europe in the form of a woman. [Spain] is her head and [Gaul], [Germany], [Denmark], [Poland], [Hungary], [Greece], [Bulgaria], [Macedonia], and Scythia are the remainder of her body. Europe is shown surrounded by Africa, [England], [Scotland], [Scandinavia], and Asia. Includes text in lower margin. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Creator(s): Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552.
Location(s):
Creation Date: [1550 and 1570]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [s.n.]
Place of Publication: [Basel]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1550 and 1570]
Coverage:
Place
Europe
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Asia
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South Africa
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Germany
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France
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Poland
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Spain
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England
Place
Italy - Sicily Region
From 1550 to 1570
Description:

Map shows a stylized Europe in the form of a woman. [Spain] is her head and [Gaul], [Germany], [Denmark], [Poland], [Hungary], [Greece], [Bulgaria], [Macedonia], and Scythia are the remainder of her body. Europe is shown surrounded by Africa, [England], [Scotland], [Scandinavia], and Asia. Includes text in lower margin. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Note:

Attributed to Sebastian Munster. In left upper margin: "54." On verso: "53," "Das Ander Buch der Cosmographen..." [text in German].

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 26 x 17 cm.

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Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2007-357
  • OCLC: 744966583 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth190462
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image