Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1521?

The 1507 globular map of the world. [St. Die, 1507.]

Map size: 39 x 24 cm.

This is the first globular map to use the term "America" in designating the continents of the New World; here it can be found on what is now South America. The globe gores was originally published to accompany Waldseemüller's Cosmographiae introductio, and a 12-panel planisphere.

Catalog record and call number: TC Wilson Library Bell 1507 mWa Non-Circulating