Milo.

Author
Porcacchi, Thomaso, approximately 1530-1585? [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Italian
Published/​Created
[Venetia] : [S. Galignani et G. Porro], [1576]
Description
  • Scale not given.
  • 1 map : black and white ; 10.5 x 15 cm, on sheet 28.5 x 19.5 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Map of Melos Island set in a page of text; relief shown pictorially.
  • Appears in the author's L'isole piu famose del mondo, descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da Castiglione Arretino e intagliate da Girolamo Porro Padovano ..., p. 121.
  • The map appears in various editions of the atlas from 1572 to 1620. In later editions of the atlas the printing plate appears to have deteriorated.
Source acquisition
Gift of the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund and matching funds provided by Amelia Brown '99 and Graham Elliot '01.
References
Zacharakis, C.G. Catalogue of printed maps of Greece 1789
This map appears in the atlas under the title
  • Descrittione dell' isola di Milo
OCLC
500377059
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