[EGYPT]. ORTELIUS (Abraham). Aegyptus antiqua. Two engraved and watercolor maps


[EGYPT]. ORTELIUS (Abraham).

Aegyptus antiqua. Ex conatibus geographicis. N.l.n.d. [circa 1595]. Engraved and watercolor map with cartouche ornated with map of Alexandria (486 x 420 mm [1-1/2 x 1-1/3 ft.]).
Central creases, minor marginal flaws

Ægyptus antiqua. Terra suis contenta bonis, non indigo mercis Ant Iovis, in solo tanta est fiducia Nilo. N. l., 1595.
Engraved and watercolor map, ornated with cartouches, one with map of Alexandria (512 x 362 mm [1-2/3 x 1 ft.]).
Humidity stains; central crease

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