Map of Africa


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Artifact Identification Map of Africa   (1996.26.0012)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Documentary Artifacts
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Meridian
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1637, 1625-1650
Culture N/A
Location On Exhibitin the Africa exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 37.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 31.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) <0.1 cm
Weight 8 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Paper, Pigment-Ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellow (2.5Y 8/8) -Yellow outline. Grayish Blue (5B 4/2) -Outline of Mediterranean. Moderate Yellowish Pink (2.5YR 7/4) -Sicily (outline).

Research Remarks

Published Description

Figures of animals on land and in the sea. Boats on the seas. Small shield with title in upper right corner. Notation in pencil in lower right corner "Norwich No. 33." Red and white ruler on sides and marking Equator.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

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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