Collection: Engass Sheet Map Collection
Title: Europae II Tab:
Title Translation: Europe Map II
Publisher: Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Publishing Location: Amsterdam
Date Produced: 1578
Date Published: 1578
Historical Context: This map of Spain and Portugal (Iberian Peninsula) is one of the Ptolemy maps that Mercator published in 1578.
Dimensions: 34 x 44 cm
Printing Process: Engraving
Printing Technique: Copper
Material Type: Paper
Notes: Map is only partially colored in the borders; ENG-1578-5 is a full color version of the same map.
Brief Description: Map of the Iberian Peninsula with the Strait of Gibraltar and the Balearic Islands.
Physical Description: 1 map: colored
Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1578, Europae II Tab copy 1
Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/22.0001