Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio ex ea quam ex Magna Universali Mercatoris Rumoldus Mercator fieri curabat, in hanc commodiore forma a Hieronymo Porro redacta.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio ex ea quam ex Magna Universali Mercatoris Rumoldus Mercator fieri curabat, in hanc commodiore forma a Hieronymo Porro redacta.

Barcode: 335

Creator: Mercator, Rumold (approximately 1545 -1599)

Publishing Location: Cologne

Date Produced: 1596

Date Published: 1596

Language: Latin

Dimensions: 2 hemispheres each 11 cm. in diam., on sheet 24 x 28 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Re-engraved in reduced format by Girolamo Porro. Included are four lines of verse in Latin.

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/335.0001