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Secunda etas mundi [cartographic material]
Bib ID 2264233
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Scale Scale indeterminable. 
Description Nuremberg : Anton Koberger, 1493 
1 map ; 31 x 44 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK 6074.

Notes

A panel of seven creatures borders the left margin.

From Nuremberg Chronicle, folio XIII.

On verso: three columns of Latin text with the third column bordered by a panel of seven creatures on either side.

Ptolemy map of the world with relief shown pictorially. Windheads, biblical figures and creatures inhabiting unknown parts.

Twelve winds, depicted as heads surrounding the map, are named as well as major places.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-44801128

National Library's copy RBRS N NK 3977 has some text highlighted in red.

Cited In

Shirley, 19.

Subjects World maps -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514. Liber chronicarum
Also Titled

Secunda etas mũdi

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Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: MAP NK 6074
Status: Available
 
Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room - conditions apply
Call Number: RBRS N NK3977 Map plate (v. 1)
Status: Available

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