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Wonderful early map of Michigan--see ioniahistory.org.

Wonderful early map of Michigan--see ioniahistory.org.

This magnificent 16th-century map of Iceland that was published by Abraham Ortelius in Antwerp.

400-year-old map collection for sale

An antique map depicting an Iceland complete with erupting volcano and surrounded by an array of monsters.

In 1602 the Dutch East India Company or the VOC (Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie) was founded and started trading with the Far East. Amongst the spices and textiles, the seafarers also brought back fine Chinese porcelain. These pieces soon became very popular with the royal families of Europe. As they commanded high prices for their refinement and delicacy, the trade in Chinese porcelain became a highly profitable business for the Dutch East India Compan

In 1602 the Dutch East India Company or the VOC (Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie) was founded and started trading with the Far East. Amongst the spices and textiles, the seafarers also brought back fine Chinese porcelain. These pieces soon became very popular with the royal families of Europe. As they commanded high prices for their refinement and delicacy, the trade in Chinese porcelain became a highly profitable business for the Dutch East India Compan

Ptolemaeus Map Tapestry Wall Art Hanging

Woven in BelgiumHistory: Ptolemaeus Map is a jacquard wall tapestry woven in Belgium. This tapestry represents an old European map where Ptolemaeus represents a

another version of sydney (1891)

Map of The Rocks in Sydney with railway loop showing sketch of the cantilever bridge first proposed.This was Norman Selfe's 1901 scheme for remodelling transport for The Rocks.

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