18th Century map of Lybia and Egypt
Title. AEGYPTUS ET CYRENAICA
Publication: Cellarius' Notitia Orbis Antiqui, Sive Geographia Plenior...et Novis Tabulis Geographicis, which was published in London
Date: c. 1796
Description: C. Keller (Christopherus Cellarius) detailed ancient map of the region between the Gulf of Lybia and the Red Sea including Egypt, featuring the Mediterranean Coastline and the Nile. Includes early historical place names, including Troglodytae, Ptolemais, and other old place names.
Condition: Close margins left, bottom right and bottom, later hand colouring, folding copy.
Image size: 200 x 305mm
Order No. 2344