Map [Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa]

About this Item

Title
[Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa]
Contributor Names
Cavallini, Giovanni Battista, active 1630-1669.
Created / Published
In Liuorno : Cavallini, anno. 1678.
Subject Headings
-  Seaports--Mediterranean Sea--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Mediterranean Region--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Mediterranean Sea
-  Mediterranean Region
Genre
Manuscript maps
Portolan charts
Early maps
Notes
-  Title devised by cataloguer.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Contains 16 wind roses.
-  Creator could be Giovanni Battista Cavallini, his son Pietro, or the Cavallini workshop.
-  LC Nautical charts on vellum, 20.
-  Pen-and-ink and goauche.
-  Includes 3 bar scales in unidentified units and many illustrations throughout.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 manuscript map : color, vellum ; 22 x 48 cm, matted and mounted between transparent lucite sheets 46 x 76 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G5672.M4P5 1678 .C2
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g5672m.ct003910
Library of Congress Control Number
2014588813
Language
Italian
Online Format
image
Description
Title devised by cataloguer. Oriented with north to the right. Contains 16 wind roses. Creator could be Giovanni Battista Cavallini, his son Pietro, or the Cavallini workshop. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 20. Pen-and-ink and goauche. Includes 3 bar scales in unidentified units and many illustrations throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2014588813
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Chicago citation style:

Cavallini, Giovanni Battista, Active. Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa. In Liuorno: Cavallini, anno, 1678. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2014588813/.

APA citation style:

Cavallini, G. B. (1678) Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa. In Liuorno: Cavallini, anno. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2014588813/.

MLA citation style:

Cavallini, Giovanni Battista, Active. Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa. In Liuorno: Cavallini, anno, 1678. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2014588813/>.