Tag: 1500s

Urbano Monte’s 1587 World Map, Digitally Assembled

Jan 18 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps planisphere rumsey urbano monte


Alex Clausen and the Fake Waldseemüller Globe Gores

Jan 11 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


How Ptolemy’s Geography Helped Get a Man Burned at the Stake

Jan 10 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps ptolemy


The Texas Restorers Who Examined the Fake Globe Gores

Jan 04 2018 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting conservation


How the James Ford Bell Library Fingered the Fake Waldseemüller Globe Gores

Dec 18 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


Waldseemüller Auction Cancelled After Experts Suspect Fakery

Dec 11 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting forgeries


More on the Waldseemüller Globe Gores Auction

Nov 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting globes


Miniature Maps and Minchiate

Nov 24 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps cards memorabilia minchiate


The Library of Congress Acquires the Codex Quetzalecatzin

Nov 22 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps aztec indigenous libraries


Sixth Waldseemüller Globe Gore to Be Auctioned Next Month

Nov 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps auctions collecting globes


Christopher Saxton Remembered in Leeds

Oct 26 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps england saxton


The Cantino Planisphere

Sep 25 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps cantino planisphere world map


A Turkish Piri Reis Documentary Is Coming

Jul 05 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1500s antique maps movies and television ottoman empire piri reis