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Publisher: PTOLEMEE, C./TRECHSEL, G.
Title: Tabula octava Asiae continet.
Published in: Vienne, 1541
   
Size: 12.0 x 15.4 inches.
30.4 x 39.0 cm.
Colouring:

Uncoloured.
Condition: Piece of paper (3x4cm) in left and right hand corner cut out and replaced by another piece. Some slight discolouration along center fold. For the rest in good condition.
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Woodblock map illustrating the Ptolemaic concept of the region of ancient Schytia Extra in a trapezoidal projection.
Title is on verso.
Central Asia and China with the country of the Seres or "Serica." The name is thought to derive from the Chinese word for silk, "si". or "land where silk comes from."




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