Africa Tertia pars Terrae.
$1250 / ≈ €1139
"The appearance of the map, especially when compared to other maps from this period, is unusual" (B.). "The sea is engraved in narrow wavy lines, and bears a galleon, merman and acquatic bird" (T.). According to Betz variant 2 still with Cairo on the east side of the Nile, but "some of the place names shifted upward in such a way as to be printed almost over the geographical features".
Bünting's work Itinerarium Sacrae Scriptura was essentially a theological commentary with other maps of great curiosity. German text on verso.
Reference: Norwich/ Stone, Africa, map 17; Betz 24.2; Norwich 17; Tooley, Continent 141 u. Taf. X (both dated. 1592).
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