This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles

The Mystery of Extraordinarily Accurate Medieval Maps. Fascinating article and gorgeous map.

8 Best Images of Old World Maps Printable Free - Free Printable Vintage World Map, Old World Map Columbian Exchange and Free Printable Antique World Map

Sea chart of Europe, 1592. "Universe Europe Maritime Eiusque Navigationis Descritio. Generale Paschaerte van Europa'. Map Maker: Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer. Place: Antwerp. Etching by Johannes Baptista Van Doetechum The Younger ("Baptista a Doetecum fecit")

Sea chart of Europe, "Universe Europe Maritime Eiusque Navigationis Descritio. Etching by Johannes Baptista Van Doetechum The Younger ("Baptista a Doetecum fecit")

Antique Map of Antarctica 1912

Shop Antarctica Antique Atlas Map of 1912 Poster created by terraprints_classic.

Abraham Ortelius 1570  from the Atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. The famous Carta Marina map. Not only featuring wonderful  sea monsters but also humungous whales poised to attack old sailing ships.

Abraham Ortelius 1570 from the Atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. The famous Carta Marina map. Not only featuring wonderful sea monsters but also humungous whales poised to attack old sailing ships.

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole   - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Antarctica Antique Map South Pole - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Antique map of Iceland                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Antique maps of Iceland. This kind of features map is older. Notice how each hill or mountain described is shaped somewhat individually (like it's maybe the shape of the actual hill)

1926 Poland Lituania Latvia and Estonia Antique Map by Craftissimo

1926 Poland Lituania Latvia and Estonia Antique Map by Craftissimo

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