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Guinea

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Article ID AF075
Artist Bertius (1565-1629)
Petrus Bertius (1565 –1629) was a Flemish theologian, historian, geographer and cartographer. Bertius published much in mathematics, and historical and theological works, but he is now well known as cartographer with his edition of the Geographia of Ptolemy (based on Mercator's edition from 1578), and for its atlas.
Title Guinea
Year ca. 1620
Description Map shows the coast of the Gulf of Guinea with Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast and Ghana with a partial map of the island of St. Thomas and a cartouche.
Place of Publication Amsterdam
Dimensions (cm)15 x 18 cm
ConditionVery good
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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