Orbis stans sectus per Aequatorem. A very rare antique map of the World showing the two hemispheres on the polar projection. Map shows both California and Korea as an island and Australia linked to the Terre Australis. The map also has the additional descriptive text page. Geographia vetus ex antiques, et Melioris notae scriptoribus nuper collecta.Page size 23.5 x 18.7 cm. Map has some browning and staining but engravings are clear. Corners and the upper page edge.
The item "1628 BERTIUS Atlas TAVERNIER WORLD POLAR MAP Orbis Stans Sectus Aequatorem" is in sale since Friday, September 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "maklize" and is located in Birmingham, West Midlands. This item can be shipped worldwide.