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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
Vallard Atlas 1547 6 Brazil Africa Atlantic Ocean
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