Lot 0201

MAP, Arabia, Ptolemy/Ruscelli

Arabia. Ptolemy/Ruscelli, Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola, from Geographia Claudio Ptolemaei…, 1564 (published). Black & White. Ptolemaic map of the Arabian Peninsula based on the 1548 map of Giacomo Gastaldi. It covers nearly all of the peninsula, but does not include the heads of the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. The coastlines are more accurate... more