Moraviae, qvae olim Marcomannorvm sedes, corographia

Primary tabs

Downloads available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License

Title Moraviae, qvae olim Marcomannorvm sedes, corographia
Name Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
Type of Resource cartographic
Publisher Location [Antwerp, Belgium?]
Date [1592]
Language lat
Form map
Note 1 map : colour ; 36 x 47 cm., on sheet 43 x 54 cm. Hand coloured.
Note Printed map. "A D. Pavlo Fabritio medico et mathematico descripta; et a generosis Moraviae baronibvs qvibvsdam correcta." Visual scale. Probably originally published in Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Opus nunc denuo ab ipso Auctore recognitum multisquè locis castigatum..., published 1592. Described in Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, vol. III, entry Ort 27B, p. 53-55. Based on an earlier map of Moravia by Paulus Fabricius (oldmaps.com). Latin text on verso on right side of sheet under heading, "Moravia" and numbered "59". Acquired as part of the Banks Collection.
Subject Geographic Moravia (Czech Republic)
Geographic coverage Europe--Czech Republic--Moravia
Identifier RMC_107274
Name Fabricius, Paulus, 1529-1588.