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Dedicated to the humanist and medical doctor Scipio Fabio from Bologna, which appeared in 1565, and for which Ortelius mentions as sources Diodor, Herodotos, Strabo and Plinius.
West is at the top and the Nile bisects Egypt. A small inset shows the region around Alexandria to good detail. In the Red Sea are two sailing ships.
Reference: Broecke, Ortelius 221.
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