Indian Ocean

By PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; WALDESEEMULLER, Martin, 1513 

Tabula Moderna Indiae

Asia
  • Author: PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; WALDESEEMULLER, Martin
  • Publication place: Strassburg:
  • Publisher: Johannes Schott, 12th March
  • Publication date: 1513
  • Physical description: Woodcut map
  • Inventory reference: 5349

Notes

A map of the Indian Ocean. The coastline of eastern Asia follows the Ptolemais Tiger Leg’ outline. This is one of the 20 supplementary maps added by Waldseemüller, produced specially for this edition.

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