Typus orbis terrarum, ad imitationem universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris : cuius secundum tam veterum quàm recentiorum supputationem 5400 miliaria Germanica ambitus complectitur..

Description:

Map shows geography and place names of the eastern and western hemispheres as known during the late sixteenth century. Includes notes, Cicero quotation, and portrait of Jesus. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Creator(s): Quad, Matthias, 1557-1613
Location(s):
Creation Date: [1596..1624]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
Total Uses: 41
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [Johann Bussemacher?]
Place of Publication: [Cologne?]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1596..1624]
Coverage:
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Africa
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Central Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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South Asia
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Europe
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Middle East
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North America
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Central America and Caribbean
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South America
From 1596 to 1624
Description:

Map shows geography and place names of the eastern and western hemispheres as known during the late sixteenth century. Includes notes, Cicero quotation, and portrait of Jesus. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Note:

Map appeared in Matthias Quad's Europae totius orbis terrarum, 1596, and later works, and attributed to Quad.

Note:

Hand coloring added at later date.

Note:

On verso: Text titled "Beschreibung des ganzen Erdtkreisses."

Physical Description:

1 map : hand col. ; 17 x 29 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): West Indies
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 00-061
  • OCLC: 39451431 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth251650
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image