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First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic.

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First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated.  Rustic capitals and round gothic.

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Title
First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic.
Names
Agnese, Battista, 16th cent. (Cartographer)
Collection

Portolan atlas

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1552 (Approximate)
Place: Venice
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 005
Genres
Maps
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 72b42d80-c6b5-012f-a836-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1552: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1552. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e9fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 13, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e9fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1552). First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e9fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e9fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (cartographic) First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated. Rustic capitals and round gothic., (1552)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 13, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

First (western section) of three world maps on plane projection and in portolan style, showing North and South America and the lands of Eastern Asia. Latitude and longitude are indicated.  Rustic capitals and round gothic.