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Sebastian Munster: [The Solar System]

Map: tempMid
 
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: [The Solar System]
Date: 1586
Published: Basel
Width: 7 inches / 18 cm
Height: 11 inches / 28 cm
Map ref: CELEST1058
Description:
Early woodcut plan of the Ptolemaic Solar System with Earth at its centre. One of the earliest such depictions. It is bordered with charming rural scenes and a fine ship.