Genuine Antique map of the world by Porcacchi, 1572. Fine example of the first edition of Porcacchi's small oval projection of the world.
Huge Southern continent dominates lower portion of the map. Arctic regions of North America as'Terra Incognita'. Quivira shown in the west.Numerous cities named throughout the world. Very sharp, dark impression on clean paper. Map inset in text page, text also on verso. Image measures 4" x 6".
All of our items are original antiques as described. The item "1572 Genuine Antique map World. Porcacchi" is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Map & Globe Mixed Lots". The seller is "antiqueatlas" and is located in Troy, Montana.
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