This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles
The Orontius Finaeus Map of 1531
The Orontius Finaeus map was found in 1960 by Charles Hapgood and it too, apparently shows the continent of Antarctica along with the accurate outlines of Antarctic rivers that are now covered by t...
Ancient map rendering of mythological sea creatures.
It is clear that the formation of a Pictish nation that united the peoples of Scotland was due to the arrival of the Romans.
Catalan Atlas (fragment) The Catalan Atlas is the most important Catalan map of the medieval period. It was produced by the Majorcan cartographic school and is attributed to Cresques Abraham (also known as “Abraham Cresques”), a Jewish book illuminator who was self-described as being a master of the maps of the world as well as compasses.
Presentación de la región del Ártico en un mapa de Gerardus Mercator de 1595.