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Cartographer: Bernardo Sylvanus
Title: : Sexta Asiae Tabula
Date: 1511      Size: 21 x 14 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Beautiful early classical map of the Peninsula on two sheets joined. The first map printed in two colours with red type over black woodblock.
Map Ref: MEAST3739
Cartographer: Martin Waldseemuller
Title: : Sexta Asie Tabvla
Date: 1513      Size: 22 x 13 inches
Published: Strasbourg
Description: RARE Ptolemaic woodcut map of Arabia by Martin Waldseemuller, the man who named America, from the 1513 edition of Ptolemy's "Geographia". Old hand-colour.
Map Ref: MEAST2873
Cartographer: Claudius Ptolemy
Title: : Tabula Sexta Asiae [Arabia]
Date: 1541      Size: 19 x 11 inches
Published: Vienne
Description: Ptolemaic woodcut map of Arabia from the 1541 edition Cladius Ptolemy's "Geographia" with maps by Laurent Fries and published by Gaspar Treschel.
Map Ref: MEAST2786
Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : Tabula Asiae VI
Date: 1571      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: Basel
Description: Early woodcut Ptolemaic map of Arabia based on classical sources.
Map Ref: MEAST3717
Cartographer: Girolamo Ruscelli
Title: : Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola
Date: 1574      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Venice
Description: One of the earliest available modern maps of Arabia. Published by Ruscelli in his 1574 edition of Ptolemy's "Geographia". Elegant copper-engraving with stippled sea.
Map Ref: MEAST4305
Cartographer: Jan Huygen van Linschoten
Title: : [The Indian Ocean]
Date: c. 1599      Size: 21 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: The Indian Ocean in superb original colour. Important for the mapping of the Arabian Peninsula. Framed.
Map Ref: MEAST3630
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Arabia
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Miniature map of the Arabian Peninsula based on classical geography and Portuguese sources. Coloured. [MEAST3833]
Map Ref: MEAST3833
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Descriptio Regni Ormuzii
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early miniature map of the Gulf highlighting known settlements in Persia and Arabia. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3943
Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Carte de Trois Arabies
Date: 1654      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Important early map of the Arabian Peninsula showing a new delineation of the coast. One of the first maps to name Oman. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST4289
Cartographer: Jan Blaeu
Title: : Arabia
Date: c. 1663      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Jan Blaeu's map of the Arabian Peninsula divided into classical Arabia Petraea, Deserta and Felix. French edition. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: MEAST4257
Cartographer: Olfert Dapper
Title: : Nova Totius Arabiae Foelicis Petraeae et Desertae Descriptio
Date: c. 1670      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Attractive map showing Arabia based on Portuguese and Dutch surveys. The map is embellished with several ships emphasising the trading nature of the region as well as a cartouche featuring a camel and an elephant. Coloured
Map Ref: MEAST4237
Cartographer: Allain Manesson Mallet
Title: : La Mecque
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Mecca. Charming early bird's eye view city plan. Later hand colouring.
Map Ref: MEAST3660
Cartographer: Allain Manesson Mallet
Title: : Arabie Ancienne
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Attractive miniature map of Arabia. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3495
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : A New Map of Arabia
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: A detailed miniature map with descriptive text below. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3728
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Arabia
Date: 1694      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early miniature copper-engraved map of the Arabian Peninsula, with parts of surrounding Egypt, Africa and Iraq and Iran. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3651
Cartographer: Pieter van der Aa
Title: : De Roode Zee met de Kusten van Arabien
Date: 1706      Size: 9 x 6 inches
Published: Leiden
Description: Arabian Peninsula. Map shows voyages of Johan de Castro. Coloured.
Map Ref: MEAST3377