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Number: 3867
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Ethiopia
Year of Origin: 1858
Title: La Nubia E l'Abissinia
Language: Italian
Publish Origin: Genoa
Height: 25.0
Width: 32.5
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 12,000,000
Color Type: Outline Color
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Engraver: Cattaneo
Publisher: Francesco Costantino Marmocchi.
C. P. Marmocchi
Paolo Rivara fu Giacomo
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Northernmost Latitude: 25.0
Southernmost Latitude: 0.0
Westernmost Longitude: 22.0
Easternmost Longitude: 53.5
Measurement Notes: Ferro prime on map, converted in database to modern Greenwich prime
Notes: [Swaen source] Uncommon map of East coast of Africa with Sudan, Nubia and lower Nile, prepared by Francesco Costantino Marmocchi. Above the map 'Geografia Commerciale'. From 'Il Globo Atlante di carte Geografiche compilate da F.C. Marmocchi per servire di corredo al suu corso di geografia commerciale', with the maps engraved by engraved by Gius. Cattaneo, Campo Antico, C. Poggiali, G. Bonatti, and Ces. Magrini. Marmocchi (Poggibonsi, 1805-Geneva, 1858) was known as a geographer and cartographer. He emigrated to Rome, and later to Corsica, later settled in Turin and finally in Genoa, where he remained for the rest of his life, mainly writing geographical content.
Last updated: Mar 12, 2022