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World map made around 1420 by the Italian cartographer Pietro Vesconte.

artemisdreaming: “ Mappa Mundi from Marino Sanuto’s Liber secretorum (oriented with East at the top), circa British Library Pietro Vesconte See High-res . From Wiki: ”Pietro Vesconte (fl. was a Genoese cartographer and geographer.

1154 world map by Moroccan cartographer al-Idrisi for king Roger of Sicily

1154 world map by Moroccan cartographer al-Idrisi for king Roger of Sicily Mais

ISLAMIC MECCA-CENTRED WORLD MAP--A rare and important 17th-century Safavid brass world map from Isfahan

ISLAMIC MECCA-CENTRED WORLD MAP--A rare and important Safavid brass world map from Isfahan [International Instrument Checklist the finely-engraved circular map plate with a centrally-pivoted brass diametrical rule rotating over it, wit

1507 - Planisferio de Ruysch

World map of the Dutch explorer, cartographer, astronomer and painter Johannes Ruysch published in Ruysch's work is the second oldest known printed map showing the New World

Antique World Map.

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"You could hold the whole world in your hands if you cradled this ostrich egg. Its carved surface shows what is thought to be the oldest known depiction of the New World on a globe" — wow!

One Carved Globe on a Circle of an Ostrich Egg. The carved surface of this ostrich egg shows what is thought to be the oldest known map of the New World.

Map of Twelve Mile Area around London, c1798

century Twelve Mile Around London map, c. circle shape with scenic drawings in corners / London Metropolitan Archives, UK

Map of Egypt by Ottoman Admiral and Cartographer, Piri Reis (16th Century) [500x734]

roxygen: “ A map of Egypt by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis in Kitab-i Bahriye, 16 century.

Venice  Piri Reis was a 16th century Ottoman Admiral famous for his maps and charts collected in his Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation), a book which contains detailed information on navigation as well as extremely accurate charts describing the important ports and cities of the Mediterranean Sea.

Venice Piri Reis was a century Ottoman Admiral famous for his maps and charts collected in his Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation), a book which contains detailed information on navigation as well as extremely accurate charts describing the importa

Guillaume Testu (1509-72) 4-panel World: Cosmographie universelle 1555

Maps of Extreme Beauty and Detail, 1555

World Map 16th Century  Ancient World Map: Description: Orbis Terrarum published by the Dutch astronomer, cartographer and clergyman Petrus Plancius in 1594.  #world_map #ancient_world-map  #Petrus_Plancius

World Map Century Ancient World Map: Description: Orbis Terrarum published by the Dutch astronomer, cartographer and clergyman Petrus Plancius in

This is a selection of some beautiful antique maps with a special old and somewhat grungy look in some cases. These maps have been scanned from originals keeping the creases,…

World Tree: A Branching River Etched into the Ground by Krisztián Balogh

World Tree: A Branching River Etched into the Ground by Krisztián Balogh

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