Romani Imperii Imago

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title: Romani Imperii Imago

Title Translation: Map of the Roman Empire

Barcode: 1675

Creator: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publisher: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: Europe · North Africa · Mediterranean Region · Rome

Date Produced: 1598

Date Published: 1598

Language: Latin

Historical Context: Map depicts the Roman empire at the height of power. Color medallions of Romulus and Remus, founders of Rome. Includes genealogical table of Roman imperial family.

Subjects: Europe · North Africa · Mediterranean Region · Rome

Map Type: Geographical, Historical, Thematic

Dimensions: 35x 50 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map showing Europe and North Africa at the height of power of the Roman empire. Inclues genealogical table of the Roman imperial family.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored (hand-applied, full), illustrated

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche 1, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago, Cartouche 2, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago, Cartouche 3, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago, Cartouche 4, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago

Associated Map Imagery: Ship, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago, Genealogical Chart, 1598, Romani Imperii Imago

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1675.0001