Map: Totius Terre Sancte Delineatio


Photo of Map: Totius Terre Sancte Delineatio

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Map: Totius Terre Sancte Delineatio   (1989.11.0025)
Communication Artifacts : Documentary Artifacts : Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Cluver, Philipp ( Philippi Cluverii and Philippus Cluverius ) (1580-1622) Joannes Wolters: Publisher *Additional publication contributors: Editorial Notes: Johannes Buno Annotations & Addenda: Johann Friedrich Heckel & Johannes Reiske
Geographic Location Europe, West, Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam
Period/Date 1697 CE
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (N/A) 32.5 cm
Dimension 2 (N/A) 23.7 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 120.0 g
Measuring Remarks measurements of map itself, NOT of mounting. 6/12/2003 Weighed with mounting - CRK
Materials Paper--rag, Pigment--ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information white (5y 8/2) -ns black ( 5y 2.5/1) -ns Yellowish Gray (10yr 8.5/1.5)-background Dark Grayish Olive (5y 2/2)-Shoreline Dark Grayish Yellowish Brown (10yr 2/1)-lettering (Mare..."

Research Remarks

Published Description

Map of Palestine with text in Latin. Latitude and longitude lines in borders. Title illustration features Moses with Decalogue tablets and a priest or Levite swinging a censer, along with 1 crown-bearing and 1 scale-bearing cherub.

Description N/A

The John Carter Brown Library, Brown University. Archive of Early American Images. Totius Terrae Sanctae Delineatio by Philipp Cluver. Amsterdam and London: Typis Joannis Wolters, 1697. <> Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc. Totius Terrae Sanctae Delineatio by Phillip Culverius. Leiden: 1697. <>


Encyclopaedia Britannica. "Philipp Clüver." Encyclopaedia Britannica Online Academic Edition. Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2014. <>. WorldCat "Introductio in Universam Geogrphiam : tam veterem quam novam" by Philipp Cluver Grant, The History of Ancient Israel. Chap. 4. P.48, "Moses." New York: The Macmillan Company, 1972.

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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