Historical Map Images
Ruysch, Johannes (1508 Ptolemy)
For nearly four hundred years, this was considered the first map to show the New World.
map size: 55 x 40 cm.
The map is the last in the atlas from Ptolemy, 2nd cent., In hoc opere haec... [Rome : Bernadinus Venetus de Vitalibus, 1508]
Catalog record and call number: TC Wilson Library Bell 1508 fPt Non-Circulating. Please note: Clicking on this link will open a new tab or window depending on your browser.