Quinta Asiae tabula
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Map of ancient Median and Persian lands in modern day Iran. Relief shown pictorially. Includes names of places and natural features. In margin: Climatic and latitudinal notes. Appears in the author's Geographia, edited by Bernard Sylvanus. Venetiis : Per Iacobum Pentium de Leucho, anno Domini 1511. Text in Latin. Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. Atlas scanned by Internet Archive http://archive.org/details/claudiiptholemae00ptol
|Ptolemy, 2nd cent|
|Boston Public Library|
|J. Pentius de Leucho Venice|
|Iran--Maps--Early works to 1800|
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