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Old 01-16-2009, 05:14 PM   #1
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Macedonia found on an antique map of Europe by Stumpf, 1548!
http://www.istitutodatini.it/biblio/...da/dida119.htm


Click this link to see the complete map:
Map by Stumpf, 1548, full version
Here is a partial view of the same map highlighting Macedonia, the map is drawn with south being on top of the map thus Macedonia is in the top left corner;
Map by Stumpf, 1548, partial version, Macedonia
Here is the information of the above map and a short description:
MAKER: Stumpf
TITLE: Europa / die erste Tafel des Ersten Buchs
PLACE ISSUED: Zürich
FIRST EDITION: 1548
SIZE (hxw cms): 28 x 38.5
AREA SHOWN: Europe
TECHNIQUE: Woodcut
COLOURING: col.
CONDITION: The overall quality of this antique map is excellent
DESCRIPTION: Very rare map of Europe, published in the Schweitzer Chronik. The map is a derivative of the earlier map by Sebastian Münster, but is much rarer and far more sought because of all the decorations.
Posted in Macedonian Maps. Tags: 1548, europa, Macedonia, macedonian, macedonian map, macedonians, map, maps, rare, stumpf, zürich.

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