Map [Celestial globe gores].

About this Item

Title

  • [Celestial globe gores].

Contributor Names

  • Schöner, Johann, 1477-1547, cartographer.
  • Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Strasbourg, France?] : [publisher not identified], [1517]

Subject Headings

  • -  Earth (Planet)

Genre

  • Gores (Maps)
  • Celestial globes
  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Title provided by cataloger.
  • -  Likely proof sheets, as lines for the tropics and the ecliptic are missing.
  • -  Earliest known celestial gores.
  • -  Bound in the Schöner Sammelband.
  • -  Gores trimmed and mounted on paper.
  • -  LC copy annotated by Schöner.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation.

Medium

  • 1 map on four sheets ; each sheet 46 x 32 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G1015 .S43 1517

Source Collection

  • Schöner Sammelband,

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016586439

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Schöner, Johann, Cartographer, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. Celestial Globe Gores. [Strasbourg, France?: publisher not identified, 1517] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586439/.

APA citation style:

Schöner, J. & Jay I. Kislak Collection. (1517) Celestial Globe Gores. [Strasbourg, France?: publisher not identified] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586439/.

MLA citation style:

Schöner, Johann, Cartographer, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. Celestial Globe Gores. [Strasbourg, France?: publisher not identified, 1517] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016586439/>.