Mappemonde

A fragment of a world map showing southern Europe and most of Africa : ca. 1450.

Map size: 24 x 33 cm.

This fragment of an unknown planisphere is of special interest for its portrayal of Africa. Area shown extends from the British and Canary Islands on the west to the Red and Black Seas on the east.

Catalog record and call number: TC Wilson Library Bell 1400 mMa Non-Circulating