Japoniae Insulae Descriptio

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Japoniae Insulae Descriptio

Barcode: 12813

Creator: Teisera, Ludoico, Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Date Produced: 1595

Date Published: 1595

Language: Dutch

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note on upper right: "Cum Imperatorio, Regio, et Brabantiae privilegio decennali. 1595." From Ortellius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. On verso: "L'isola del Japone," Latin text titled "Japan." p. 119. Illustrated colored map of Japanese islands; pictures of sea-going vessels. Includes decorative strapwork cartouches.

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: http://www.oshermaps.org/map/12813.0001