Antique Maps, Charts, Plans, Atlases, Globes and Reference Books

you are viewing prices in Pounds Sterling

Click to view prices in other currencies

map search

SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment


Send a link to this page to a friend

Sections marked with a * can't be left blank. Read our privacy statement.

*your name
*your e-mail address
*your friend's name
*your friend's e-mail address
 your message
 would you like a copy of your e-mail?

Do you know somebody who might be interested in this map? Click the button if you'd like to e-mail a link to this page.

Untitled [Ptolemaic Map Of Arabia, Tabula VI. Asiae To Verso]

hover the cursor over image to pan/zoom, or click the image to view a larger version

Untitled [Ptolemaic Map Of Arabia, Tabula VI. Asiae To Verso] : Cl. Ptolemy / M. Waldseemuller / L. Fries

click here to view a large version in a separate window

Lorenz Fries's map, typically of a Ptolemaic map of Arabia, shows the Gulf as almost an oblong. It is generally based on Martin Waldseemuller's map of 1513, itself a recreation of cartography from the Roman world. A strongly printed woodcut engraving.
mapmakers: Cl. Ptolemy   M. Waldseemuller L. Fries  
medium and colour: woodblock, Coloured
size in mm: 270 by 455mm (10¾ by 18 inches).
ref: 38280
literature: cf Tibbetts, Arabia In Early Maps, p41.

Price: £ 2000

return to Asia Maps

You might also like

A Map Of Persia ...
A Map Of Persia ...
by J. Gibson
price: £ 500
Ancienne Arabie
Ancienne Arabie
by A.M.Mallet
price: £ 200
Constantinople (Stambool)
Constantinople (Stambool)
by S. D. U. K.
price: £ 200
Carte De La Tartarie ...
Carte De La Tartarie ...
by G.De L'Isle / J.Covens & C.Mortimer
price: £ 460
Historic Maps Of Armenia. The Cartographic Heritage
Historic Maps Of Armenia. The Cartographic Heritage
Galichian, Rouben
price: £ 55