File:1581 Bunting clover leaf map.jpg

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Summary

Artist
creator QS:P170,Q99420
Title
Deutsch: Die gantze Welt in einem Kleberblat / Welches ist der Stadt Hannover meines lieben Vaterlandes Wapen
"The entire world in the shape of a clover-leaf, which is the emblem of the city of Hannover, my beloved homeland"
Description
Stylized world map in the shape of a clover-leaf (the three classical continents of Europe, Asia, Africa), with Jerusalem at the center, with additional indication of Great Britain, Scandinavia and America / the New World. Page 4f. of Die eigentliche und warhafftige gestalt der Erden und des Meers (1581), printed in Magdeburg.
Date 1581
date QS:P571,+1581-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium woodcut
Source/Photographer [1]

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current05:48, 30 November 2006Thumbnail for version as of 05:48, 30 November 20064,441 × 3,496 (14.36 MB)Tarawnehhigher res.
08:52, 12 April 2006Thumbnail for version as of 08:52, 12 April 20061,736 × 1,472 (950 KB)Humus sapiens~commonswiki== Summary == Bünting clover leaf map. A woodcut made in 1581 in Magdeburg. Jerusalem is in the center, surrounded by Europe, Asia and Africa. Source: [http://www.helmink.com/Antique_Map_Bunting_World/] Category:Jerusalem [[Category:Historical map

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