Map [Chart of the Mediterranean, Black Sea, and the coasts of western Europe and northwest Africa]

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About this Item

Title
[Chart of the Mediterranean, Black Sea, and the coasts of western Europe and northwest Africa]
Contributor Names
Prunes, Mateus, active 1553-1599.
Created / Published
In civitate Majorica : Mateus Prunes, anno. 1559.
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.
-  Catalan titles for illustrations. Latin statement of responsibility.
-  Oriented with north to the right.
-  Contains 5 wind roses.
-  LC Nautical charts on vellum, 7.
-  Pen-and-ink and goauche.
-  Includes 2 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 ; 66 x 97 cm, matted and mounted between transparent lucite sheets 82 x 114 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G5672.M4P5 1559 .P7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g5672m.ct002457
Library of Congress Control Number
2014588812
Language
Catalan
Latin
Valencian
Online Format
image
Description
Title devised by cataloguer. Catalan titles for illustrations. Latin statement of responsibility. Oriented with north to the right. Contains 5 wind roses. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 7. Pen-and-ink and goauche. Includes 2 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/2014588812
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Chicago citation style:

Prunes, Mateus, Active. Chart of the Mediterranean, Black Sea, and the coasts of western Europe and northwest Africa. In civitate Majorica: Mateus Prunes, anno, 1559. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2014588812/.

APA citation style:

Prunes, M. (1559) Chart of the Mediterranean, Black Sea, and the coasts of western Europe and northwest Africa. In civitate Majorica: Mateus Prunes, anno. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2014588812/.

MLA citation style:

Prunes, Mateus, Active. Chart of the Mediterranean, Black Sea, and the coasts of western Europe and northwest Africa. In civitate Majorica: Mateus Prunes, anno, 1559. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2014588812/>.

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