Southern Africa
By PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; and Martin WALDSEEMULLER , 1513

Tabula Moderna Secunde Porcionis Aprhice

Africa Southern Africa
  • 作者: PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; and Martin WALDSEEMULLER
  • 出版地: Strassburg:
  • 出版商: Johannes Schott, 12th March
  • 发布日期: 1513
  • 物理描述: Woodcut map
  • 库存参考: 5346


A map showing southern Africa and the Cape of Good Hope, with Madagascar visible in outline. The source of the River Nile at the foot of the fictional Mountains of the Moon (‘Mons lune’) is retained from Ptolemy. This is one of the 20 supplementary maps added by Waldseemüller, produced specially for this edition.


  1. Phillips 359
  2. Sabin 66478
  3. Shirley 34
  4. Nordenskiold 205 (incomplete)
  5. Adams P2219.