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Number: 3871
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
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Year of Origin: 1650 (estimated)
Title: Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica Ventorum nomina sex linguis repraesentans.
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Language: Latin
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
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Size Class.: Medium
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Color Type: Full Color
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Publisher: Joannes (Johan Jan) Jansson - Janssonius
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Notes: [out of file on display] Wind-Rose navigation chart; A finely-engraved table of the winds, with heads suspended in clouds blowing onto a central compass rose. Originally issued 1650 as the first plate in Jansson's atlas of charts (Vol. V of the ' Atlas Major'), a similar example appeared in Atlas of the Ancient World.
Last updated: Mar 27, 2021