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Map of Western Africa by Lázaro Luis (1563)
Map of Africa, published by Abraham Ortellius in 1588. A sea battle is depicted in cartouche in the lower right corner, and a number a sea monsters roam the Atlantic Ocean
Cairo, Egypt in the 16th century - by Ottoman cartographer Piri Reis
1595 map of Africa
1541 world map reduced from that of Waldseemüller (1513), onto which Fries has added the five kings of Russia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Sri Lanka (Taprobana), and Thailand (Mursuli), along with a mammoth in the upper left corner near Greenland (which is depicted as a peninsula).
1571 Africa Map by Abraham Ortelius
16th century map of Spain and North Africa
Africae tabula nova. Map of Africa 1570
Carta Marina / drawn by Martin Waldseemüller in 1516. This is a remix of both fantastical and official testimony of the world. King Manuel of Portugal is riding a sea monster close to the southern coast of Africa, a symbol of the Portuguese control over the marine route between Africa and India
Portolan chart of Europe and northern Africa by Diogo Homem, 1563
1561 map of West Africa by Girolamo Ruscelli
1596 South and West Africa - by Jan Huygen van Linschoten
Arnold Florent van Langren - Map of the Southwestern Indian Ocean showing part of Africa and Madagascar (1596)
1581 Bunting Clover Leaf Map. Stylized world map in the shape of a clover leaf (showing the Continents of Europe, Asia, Africa). Jerusalem is at the centre
1598 map of the Island of Mozambique
Africa North 1578, Gerardus Mercator - covering modern Morocco and western Algeria
The Cantino Planisphere was composed in 1502 and is the oldest surviving map to portray the recent Portuguese exploration of Brazil. It also maps Africa with striking accuracy.
The "Inexplicable Map" of Piri Reis, 1513. The map shows the western coasts of North Africa, the coast of Brazil and (very oddly) an ice-free Antarctica, long before Antartica was officially discovered.
1558 map of Brazil and West Africa by the Portuguese Cartographer Diogo Homen
1589 Map of Ethiopia and Somalia by the Italian Carthographer Stefano Bonsignori
The Portuguese expedition to Ethiopia, 1541-1543
Union of South Africa (1944?) 1536 x 1038
Ottoman and Habsburg possessions in Europe, North Africa and Middle East 1538
Possessions of Ottoman and Habsburg Empires in Europe, Middle East and North Africa until 1575
The Map of India, Arabia, the Horn of Africa the and Indian Ocean by Pedro and Jorge Reinel of the Miller Atlas, a Portuguese illustrated atlas dated from 1519.
Dutch Map of 1596 of the South West Coast of Africa.
1529 Map of Africa - by Portuguese cartographer Diego Ribero
"New map of part of Africa", 1522
Map of Egypt in the Ottoman Era drawn by the great sailor Piri Reis in 1525
Santiago, Cape Verde, 1589
Africa - Sebastain Munster - 1554
1570 map of Egypt - by Abraham Ortelius
Africa North 1578, Gerardus Mercator (4154597-recto)
Africa cantino
Africa 1595, Gerardus Mercator (3797082-recto)
Map of Cairo, Egypt in 1549
A detail of Africa from Urbano Monte's World Map (1587)
First Map of Africa mid-16th century.
1561 map of West Africa by Girolamo Ruscelli
Mercator 1569 world map detail Prester John of Africa
Lopo Homem - “Atlas Miller” (Madagascar) - Portugal, 1519
Africa minor 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824354-recto)
Africa North 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824699-recto)
Africa Northeast 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824671-recto)
Africa Northeast 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824953-recto)
Africa Northwest 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824688-recto)
Africa Southern 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3822646-recto)
Egypt 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3824971-recto)
Africa 1562, Paolo Forlani (3797124-recto)
Africa 1562, Paolo Forlani (3797124-recto)
1565 West Africa Ramusio Delle Navigationi vol3 pp430-431
Africa West 1561, Girolamo Ruscelli (3821019-recto)
East Africa and the Indian Ocean 1596, Arnold Florent van Langren (4249793-recto)
Stefano Bonsignori - Mauritania, Mali, Morocco and Algeria - Google Art Project
Geographia by Ptolemy, Typus Orbis Universalis, 1540 Basel edition - Maps of Africa - Robert C. Williams Paper Museum - DSC00614
1550 Africa Ramusio Delle Navigationi vol1
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).H
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).A
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).B
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).C
AtlasMiller BNF Madagascar
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).D
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).E
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).F
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).G
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).I
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).J
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547)
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).K
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).L
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).M
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).O
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).P
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).Q
Europe and northern Africa. HM 29. PORTOLAN ATLAS, anonymous (Dieppe, 1547).R
1554 Africa Delle Navigationi et Viaggi
1541 waldseemuller map of Africa
Africa 1593, Gerard de Jode (3805116-recto)
Africa 1593, Gerard de Jode (3805116-verso)
Africa 1595, Gerardus Mercator (3797082-verso)
Mercator Africa 037
Africa Ortelius Nil Zambesi Zaire
Vallard Atlas 1547 6 Brazil Africa Atlantic Ocean
Africa map 1508
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