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Number: 3018
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1601
Title: AFRICA
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Size Class.: Small
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Engraver: Franz Hogenberg
Ambrosius and Ferdinand Arsenius
Publisher: Jan B. Vrients
Other Contributors: Michel Coignet
Abraham Ortelius
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Notes: [PENDING OLD WORLD 5/16] source: "Epitome Theatri Orbis Terrarum"; miniature map of Africa lacking a great deal of detail . The map was engraved by the brothers Ambrose and Ferdinand Arsenius who had been assistants to Frans Hogenburg and co-engravers of Ortelius' folio Theatrum. This series of maps was accompanied by text by Michel Coignet and was published by Jan B. Vrients. Latin text on verso. Ref: King (2nd ed.) p. 86-87; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8600:333.
Last updated: May 3, 2016