Germany Franciae Orientalis Abraham Ortelius1584

Catalog Number 58076
 
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Date

1584, Antwerp

Maker

Abraham Ortelius

Short Title

Franciae Orientalis (Vulgo Franckenlant)

Full Title

Franciae Orientalis (Vulgo Franckenlant) Descriptio Auctore Sebast.a Rothenham

Source

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum

Size

36.5 x 25.7 cm. approximately (14.25 x10.125 in.)

Description

A copper engraved map of Westphalia in Germany showing the Main river from its source to Frankfort Franciae Orientalis refers to: East Francia (Latin: Francia orientalis) or the Kingdom of the East Franks. East Francia was formed out of the division of the Carolingian Empire

References

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers Revised Edition Vol. (K-P) p. 358 and Vol. (Q-Z) p. 77

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$60.00
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