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Map Of Ireland, Ca. 1450

Map Of Ireland,  Ca. 1450

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1450

Shelfmark: Harley MS 3686

Item number: f. 12

Length: 29.2

Width: 21.5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Map

Map of Ireland made in Italy illustrating the text of the Latin translation (1406) of Claudius Ptolemy's Geographia (of ca. 150 AD). The map however is not Ptolemaic but a simplified version of an Italian nautical chart.

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