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Tabula Asiae X.

Creators:
Münster, Sebastian (1489-1552) and Ptolemy (active 2nd century)
Description:
Cartographic Details: Scale not given. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Ptolemy's Geographia universalis, 1540 edition, revised & edition by Sebastian Münster. Latin text and page no. on verso: Asiae X. tabula ... 26. This map summarizes Ptolemaic cartography of India and part of Bangladesh. It was the tenth in a sequence of 12 maps of Asia as described by the 2nd century Egyptian cartographer, Claudius Ptolemy. 24 x 32 cm
Publisher:
Apud Henricum Petrum
Collection:
John R. Borchert Map Library
Places:
Bangladesh and India
Type:
Image
Year:
1540
Contributed by:
Minnesota
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