File:Ptolemy Cosmographia 1467 - North Central Africa - Mediterranean Sea.jpg

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Ptolemy, translated into Latin by Jacobus Angelus

Title The Cosmography of Claude Ptolemy the Alexandrian (Cosmographia Claudii Ptolomaei Alexandrini)
Year of publication

Place of publication

Reichenbach Monastery

Language

Latin

Artist
Nicolaus Germanus
Title
English: The 2nd Map of Africa, displaying Africa Proper (Affrica Minor).
Polski: Północno-środkowa Afryka.
Date 1467
date QS:P571,+1467-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium ink and color on parchment
Dimensions Height: 28.8 cm (11.3 ″); Width: 42 cm (16.5 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,28.8U174728;P2049,42U174728
institution QS:P195,Q856423
Current location
Warsaw
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Rps BOZ 2/I-II
Object history

: transferred to Chancellor Jan Zamoyski (purchased in Paris)
: transferred to Library of the Zamoyski Estate

: transferred to National Library in Warsaw
Notes
English: Dedicated to Pope Paul II.
Source/Photographer www.polona.pl
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