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Attractive 1598 Venetian map of Lower Egypt.
Decorative map of Lower Egypt depicting the location of pyramids. Adorned with a sea monster and ship at sea.
Topography is indicated with pictorial mountains and coastal shading. Detailed Nile river system.
From Ruscelli’s translation of Ptolemy’s Geographia, published by Ziletti in Venice.