The world map of Fra Mauro

Title:
The world map of Fra Mauro
Library:
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana
Language:
Latin
City:
VENEZIA (VENICE), Italy (?)
Shelf Mark:
n/a?
Alternate Names:
Il mappamondo di Fra Mauro --
Origin:
Venice, Italy
Date Description:
1459
Author:
Fra Mauro
Content:
Portolan Map
Hand:
Humanist Roman
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
mappa mundi
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] Paleography (Rm. 715Q) Z 1026 .M35 1956 Non-Circulating (presently stored in Universities Room, 715E)
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
48 rectangular plates, numbered I-XLVIII -- photographic color reproduction --
Publication Date:
1966 (reprint) of 1956 ed.)
Place of Publication:
Rome, Italy
Publisher:
Istituto poligrafico dello stato
Notes:
Tullia Gasparrini Leporace, ed. -- Introduction by Roberto Almagia --
Type of Text:
geographical, Portolan map, scientific, secular