(Egypt- East Africa- Nubia- Arabian peninsula). Issued Basel, 1576 by Henri Petri for. Pomponii Melae de Orbis Situ. Charming and quite rare 16th century woodblock miniature map. Despite the title, the map includes almost the entire Arabian peninsula as well as the coast of Persia. What is almost certainly the mythical Mts. Of the Moon shwon within the interior near Nubia. Map has condition issues- the centerfold is rejoined long ago with old paper on the back, slight loss of printed area down middle as visible within scan. Top right corner also backed with nearly matching paper to reinforce old browned area- again readily visible. In Poor to Fair, mostly clean condition, a pleasing looking example despite the old repairs and condition issues described above. Original centerfold as issued. 7 1/4″ W x 6 ” H. Printed area measures c. 5 7/8″ W x 4 7/8″ H. 413 (Petri [Petrus] family). We do not sell modern reprints. East North Africa Arabia Felix Egypt Nubia 1576 Petri rare woodcut old map. Browse our ever-growing collection! Southeast Asia Philippines Siam Sumatra 1811 John Cary lovely large old map. Isles of Shoals New Hampshire 1848 Blunt nautical chart lovely hand colored map. World map shewing Capt Cook tracks c. Asia Company’s Land outline shown 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved map. Solar System celestial diagram 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved print map. Mississippi railroads steamboat routes canals 1850 Cowperthwait fine old map. Egypt Saudi Arabia 1849 Meyer map Mountains of the Moon shown. British Isles Ireland Scotland England Wales 1796 Doolittle scarce American map. Europe ethnic hand color plates of natives 1828 Adams Voyager Travel book. 1883 Wentworth Hotel New Castle New Hampshire old print. Posters Colored special papers c. Savannah River Georgia South Carolina 1837 Blunt nautical map Le Conte. Maine Kittery Portsmouth NH New Castle Piscataqua River 1827 Blunt nautical map. Spanish North America 1817 Thomson Mexico Texas Louisiana Ter. NM AZ antique map. India Tavola X 1562 Ruscelli map Ptolemy Ganges Taprobana island shown. Godey’s Lady’s Book 1860 Milwaukee binding leather book 6 issues fashion plates. Germany divided into circles Silesia Bohemia Saxony 1730 Moll beautiful old map. Finland Baltic Scandanavia 1855 E. Schieble engraved specialized map. British Isles England Scotland Ireland Wales Porcacchi 1576 sea monsters map. California as Island World Map c. 1720 Moll Trade Winds British Empire. All items are sent well-packed to arrive as you see them. Maps and prints are sent either rolled in sturdy 3-inch-wide tubes or, if small, in a rigid cardboard mailer. The item “East North Africa Arabia Felix Egypt Nubia 1576 Petri rare woodcut old map” is in sale since Tuesday, February 13, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “oldmapsoldbooks” and is located in Dover. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Condition: Used