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Antique map of Africa by Münster



MAKER Münster
TITLE Africa / Libya / Morenland
PLACE ISSUED Basle
FIRST EDITION 1540
THIS EDITION 1574
SIZE (hxw cms) 25.5 x 34.0
AREA SHOWN Africa
TECHNIQUE Woodcut
PAGE NUMBER
SIGNATURE
VERSO German / Wdcut
COLOURING b/w
CONDITION very good
DESCRIPTION Cornerstone map of Africa, famous for it's monoculi. The cartouche explains that the Portuguese have sailed around the continent to get to the Asian spices. A nice example in excellent condition.
GUARANTEE We do not sell reproductions. We guarantee that this is a genuine and original antique map that was published on or near the given date. A certificate of authentication is provided on request.



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The International Mapsellers Association Nederlandsche Vereeniging van Antiquaren

Antique Maps

Leen Helmink
International League of Antiquarian Booksellers The International Map Collectors' Society