Original Antique Abraham Ortelius Map Of Cyprus 1584, Historical Map. This is a amazing piece of cartography history, a original Ortelius hand coloured map of Cyprus in good condition. For a map over 400 years old the detail is amazing showing 100s of churchs and Mosques, rivers, towns & cities, hills and mountain ranges. The colouring is very fitting and hasnt been over thought, its simple and fitting for a map of this age.Condition- The map is in a very good condition with no damage to the plate area. It has slight discolouration but for a map this age on hand laid paper this will always be the case. The map has a centre fold from its original production. The map is mounted on none acid backing board and mount, its swing mounted so can be removed if wanted without damage to the map. Printed area (plate size) 43x18cm.
Mount size all round 7.5cm. Please see all photos provided, any questions please ask. The item "Original Antique Abraham Ortelius Map Of Cyprus 1584, Theatrum Orbis" is in sale since Wednesday, August 22, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "surplusandcollectabels" and is located in wan, London.
This item can be shipped worldwide.