24.7 Maps

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MAPPA MUNDI FIRENZE MS 900
Created on: 13 February 2014

MS palimpsest in Italian and Latin (texts 5, 50-51) on vellum, Firenze, Italy, ca. 1450, 166 ff. (complete), 27x17 cm, single column, (23x11 cm), 39-46 lines in Italian cursive with some side notes and capitals in red.

MAPS OF MOSELLE RIVER MS 1275-18
Created on: 13 February 2014

MS French on vellum(text 1) and paper(text 2), Lorraine, France, 2 ff.; Text 1: ca. 1450, 12x33 cm, single column, (12x33 cm), 2 lines in a rotunda Gothic book script of medium quality, map in brown, green and red. Text 2: ca. 1550, 13x33 cm, single column, (13x33 cm), 1 line in French cursive script, map in grey, black, brown, and red. 

MAP OF CANALS AND IRRIGATION SYSTEMS TO THE WEST OF EUPHRATES, NAMING BESIDES EUPHRATES, THE NABIUM CANAL, DADI CANAL, AMMAMA CANAL AND MUSAHHIRUM, IN THE NIRU DISTRICT, WITH 7 CAPTIONS GIVING LENGTHS, WIDTHS AND DEPTHS OF THE CANALS AND THE VOLUMES TO BE
Created on: 13 February 2014

MS in Old Babylonian on clay, Niru, Babylonia, 1684-1647 BC, 1 tablet, 9,5x12,0x2,8 cm, 22 lines and captions in cuneiform script. 

MAP OF FIELDS BELONGING TO ABU-INIM-MA-AN | MS 1984
Created on: 13 February 2014

MS in Neo Sumerian on clay, Umma, Sumer, Ur III dynasty, 2112-2004 BC, 1 tablet, 6,3x7,2x2,3 cm, 5 lines in cuneiform script, map of fields. 

CYLCON (YURDA), POSSIBLY WITH MAP OF DARLING RIVER MS 5087/36
Created on: 13 February 2014

MS on chalk-like stone, Fords Bridge, Bourke, New South Wales, Australia, ca. 20000-3000 BC, 1 oval-conical and cornute form cylcon, flat base, 22x7x7 cm, paired parallel lines, groups of small dashes, longitudinal deep incisions, rows of dashes, heavy weathering on one side.