Universale Descrittione di tutto il Mondo del ecc.te Gioseppe Rosaccio

Collection: Osher Collection

Name: Universale Descrittione di tutto il Mondo del ecc.te Gioseppe Rosaccio

Barcode: 363

Creator: Ptolemy, active 2nd centuryRosaccio, Giuseppe, approximately 1530-1620

Publishing Location: Florence

Notes: Illustrated with animals, sea monsters, and figures of the winds. In between the hemispheres is a portrait of Duke Cosimo II de Medici. Includes circular representatives of the four elements, an engraved Ptolemaic map of the world and celestial constellations among other illustrations.

Date/Date Range Produced: 1610

Date/Date Range Published: 1610

Language: Italian

Dimensions: 2 hemispheres, each 15 cm. in diameter on sheet 27 cm. x 32 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

OCLC: 878560041

Accession Number: OS-1610-2

Donor: Osher

Permenant URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/363.0001