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Tartariae sive Magai Chami Regni typus [cartographic material] 



Place of creation



apvd Ioannem Bapt. Vrintivm

1 map : ill., hand col. ; 33 x 45 cm on sheet 45 x 58 cm.

Scope and content

Map covers the area of northern Asia.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC27742
90: Open
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC104404
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #632
Cartographic material
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired
Credit Library and Archives Canada.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown pictorially.

Copperplate engraving.

Text on verso in Latin.

Text on verso titled: " Tartaria sive Magni chami imperivm" with page number 108.

From Abraham Ortelius's atlas: Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm, 1603 ed.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other states and or editions see:A copy AMICUS No. 26306177(NMC 104404) In Ortelius, Theatrum orbis terrarum, G1006.T5 1584 fol. vault map 92. ; 2nd A copy in G1006 T56 1612 fol vault. Map in facsimile in 1964 facsimile of 1570 ed. of Ortelius; Theatrum G 1006. T5, 1570. S5, 1964fol map 47.

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1: 25 000 000]

Citation / reference note
Burden, Entry 41, Latin text 108 (1603)
Phillips, Entry 419, map no. 108
Koeman, Entry Ort 36

Availability of other formats note
The microfiche version is NMC27742 (Text)

Exhibitions note
Up North: The Discovery and Mapping of the Canadian Arctic, 1511-1944" An Exhibition held at The Royal Ontario Museum April 1958

Subject heading

1. Asia - Maps - Early works to 1800.


Other system control no.