Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Untitled

Barcode: 263

Creator: Floriano, Antonio, Lafréry, Antoine, Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594

Publishing Location: Venice

Region Depicted: North Pole · South Pole · Arctic regions · Antarctica

Date Produced: 1555

Date Published: 1555

Language: Latin

Dimensions: 46 cm x84 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Map includes medallion portraits of Ptolemy and Floriano. The map is based on Gerard Mercator's 1538 double-cordiform map. Depicts North America as separate from Asia.

Physical Description: Map in 2 hemispheres: each 41 cm in diameter.

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/263.0001