A detailed miniature map showing the Asian continent extending from the Red Sea to the Isles of Japan which are located well north of their actual location and appear to be an odd shape. New Guinea is divided by a strait as well as the island of Sumatra. Published in “Geographiae Universae Tum Veteris, Tum Novae Absolutissimum Opus” Map Condition: Very Good Map Type: Early copperplate engraving with hand colouring

Stock No. 1314
Cartographer: Magini, Giovanni Antonio
Year: c. 1597

Height (in): 5
Width (in): 6.5
Price: $500