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Map of Crete by Piri Reis - a later time than Tobias, but inspiration nevertheless.

Crete by Piri Reis - Category:Old maps of Crete - Wikimedia Commons

Olaus Magnus (1490-1557) Carta Marina et descriptio septemtrionalium terrarum ac mirabilium rerum in eis contentarum diligentissime elaborata anno Domini 1539. Description des pays du Nord, qui fut, dans la seconde moitié du xvie siècle, le principal ouvrage de référence concernant les pays scandinaves. Le livre, qu'il imprima lui-même à Rome, en 1555, comporte plusieurs centaines de gravures sur bois d'un très grand intérêt documentaire et artistique.

Olaus Magnus Carta Marina et descriptio septemtrionalium terrarum ac…

Vintage infographic map Plan of Moscow (1789) | Ivan Marchenkov

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Gorgeous Vintage Maps of the Mississippi River’s Path Over Time

Mississippi Meander Maps that were created by the Army Corps of Engineers in the and specifically by Dr. Harold Fisk, to trace th. There's no measure of time

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Map of Great Britain, Europe and North West Africa. Detail from Portugaliae Monumenta (vellum) Cartographica, an account of the discoveries of Fernao Gomez from 1470-75, 1563

Map of Great Britain, Europe and North West Africa. Detail from Portugaliae Monumenta (vellum) Cartographica, an account of the discoveries of Fernao Gomez from 1563

Mapa del Atlántico de Pietro Vesconte, 1325

Atlantic map from Pietro Vesconte 1325 atlas - Rhumbline network - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ancient Rome, Antiquae Urbis Romae, S.P.Q.R. - antique map close up https://www.battlemaps.us/

Ancient Rome, Antiquae Urbis Romae, S. - antique map close up…

The “Virginea Pars” map, including Roanoke Island, drawn by John White during his initial visit in 1585.

“The “Virginea Pars” map, including Roanoke Island, drawn by John White during his initial visit in It was produced from explorations conducted by members of Sir Walter.

Medieval Map, All Kingdoms of the World, Catalan Atlas, 1375, 4-panel Set

Medieval Map, All Kingdoms of the World, Catalan Atlas, 1375, 4-panel Set

Map of Malta by Piri Reis

Ottoman map of Malta. Malta in the Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation) of Piri Reis. Piri Reis was an Ottoman admiral, geographer, and cartographer born between 1465 and

Piri Reis'in Haritaları (Galeri) | Tarihi Keşfet ! Tarih Dergisi

Piri Reis : Map of western Europe and North Africa, from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts

Magnificent Maps: Cartography as Power, Propaganda, and Art | Brain Pickings  Psalter World Map (mappa mundi), 1265  Despite its small size, this is one of the ‘great’ medieval world maps. It is probably a copy of the lost map which adorned King Henry III's bedchamber in Westminster Palace from the mid-1230s. The original colors are intact. Showing east at the top, it is a visual encyclopedia, embracing ancient history, politics, scripture and ethnography as well as geography.

Magnificent Maps: Cartography as Power, Propaganda, and Art

Magnificent Maps: Cartography as Power, Propaganda, and Art Brain Pickings Psalter World Map (mappa mundi), 1265 Despite its small size, this is one of the ‘great’ medieval world maps. It is probably a copy of the lost map which adorned King Henry III

Kitab-i Bahriye (Book of the Sea) by Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis. Map of the western world.

Originally composed in 932 AH / 1525 CE and dedicated to Sultan Süleyman I ("The Magnificent"), this great work by Piri Reis (d. 962 AH / 1555 CE) on navigation was later revised and expanded.

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