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Antique Map of Europe 1760 Wall Mural is an authentic and stunning design that will add interest to any space.

Ces Cartes de l'impossible

The Piri Reis map rediscovered in 1929 in a Turkish museum, is a puzzlement, not only for its remarkable accuracy, but also for what it shows.

Ancienne carte du monde. Les bords déchirés, scorched. Compas.  photo

Picture of Ancient map of the world. The torn, scorched edges. stock photo, images and stock photography.

Europe Antique Map Sanson 1683 #map #europe

Europe Antique Map Sanson 1683

L'Isle's 1720 Old World Map Historic Map by VintageImageryX

L'Isle's 1720 Old World Map Historic Map Antique Style World Map Guillaume de L'Isle mappe monde Wall Map Vintage Map Home Decor

Plan de Bordeaux et de ses Environs - Hippolyte Matis

Map of Bordeaux & environs >>> No idea of the date of this one, or who made it, but I'd hazard a guess it's somewhere in the to judge by its cartographic style. John Roque's 1747 map of London.

Map of the world by Fra Mauro, 1459 Spain, Portugal and Northern Africa. Fra Mauro was a 15th-century Venetian monk. In his youth, Mauro traveled as a merchant and a soldier. Although he was no longer free to travel, due to his religious status, he would consult with merchants of the city upon their return from voyages. By 1450 he composed a great mappamundi with surprising accuracy, including extensive written comments reflecting the geographic knowledge of his time.

Map Spain Portugal, Northen Africa by Mapamundi de Fra Mauro 1459

Finally, something that made it into the story: the maps of Abraham Ortelius.  Aodh's seduction of Katarina was a full-on assault: he meant to have her, and he aimed ruthlessly for all the hidden parts of her that he saw so well, including her adventurous spirit & her curiosity.  His wedding gift to her: a copy of Ortelius's map of the world.  :sigh:

This map is a part of an atlas known as the Queen Mary Atlas. Queen Mary commissioned the atlas in 1558 from the Portuguese mapmaker Diego Homen. Mary died before the atlas was finished, and after her death, the atlas was presented to Queen Elizabeth I.

A large-scale map of Britain (up to Edinburgh) in the reign of King Æthelstan (924-39), showing settlements, bishoprics, and known mints, with lots of historical notes in the margins

A large-scale map of Britain (up to Edinburgh) in the reign of King Æthelstan showing settlements, bishoprics, and known mints, with lots of historical notes in the margins:

Reconstruction of Pomponius Mela's World Map (1st Century CE) by Konrad Miller, 1898

Orbis Habitabilis ad mentum Pomponii Melai: map of the world in 43 AD: a reprint of one drawn by Pomponius Mela, a Roman scholar credited as the father of geography, reconstructed in 1898 by Konrad Miller

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