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Claudius Ptolemy: Asiae Tabula Quinta [Iran/Persia]

Map: MEAST2869
 
Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: Asiae Tabula Quinta [Iran/Persia]
Date: 1541
Published: Vienne
Width: 19 inches / 49 cm
Height: 12 inches / 31 cm
Map ref: MEAST2869
Description:
Ptolemaic woodcut map of Iran (Persia) from the 1541 edition of Ptolemy's "Geographia" with maps by Laurent Fries, text by Michael Servetus, and published by Gaspar Treschel. The geography is derived from data compiled by the ancient Greco-Roman geographer Claudius Ptolemy.[MEAST2869]