Map: Tabula Europae X


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Artifact Identification Map: Tabula Europae X   (1988.07.0025)
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Ptolemy's Universal Geography (c. 100-170 AD) Rosaccio, Giuseppe: Editor (c. 1530-1620) after an edition by Girolamo Ruscelli (c. 1500-1566) The heirs of Melchior Sessa: Publishers
Geographic Location
Period/Date Renaissance, 1598-1599 CE
Culture Italian, Venetian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 34.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 24.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) <0.1 cm
Weight 7 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Paper--rag, Pigment--ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
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Earlier Ruscelli Edition: Simon Hunter Antique Maps. "Tabula Europae X" by Ruscelli, 1574. <>


Stevens, Henry Newton and Edward Everett Ayer. Ptolemy's geography: a brief account of all the printed editions down to 1730... pg. 19, 56. London: Stevens, Son and Stiles, 1908.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Seymour and Muriel Yale Collection of Coins of the Ottoman Empire and Other Middle East States
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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