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Asiento present hordenat a payon les responsions dels pezos e mezures : delahun boch al altre de tots los presents bochs nnomenats los quals son cap e regiment de la mercadoria hordenat : [Mediterraneo e Europa] /

Asiento present hordenat a payon les responsions dels pezos e mezures : delahun boch al altre de tots los presents bochs nnomenats los quals son cap e regiment de la mercadoria hordenat : [Mediterraneo e Europa] /

 
 
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Diagrammatic map of weights and measures in use in 27 Mediterranean and European seaports.
Oriented with north to the right.
Each port city is represented by a vignette of a prominent local tower and the vignettes are connected by rhumb lines.
Manuscript: pen-and-ink (light brown) and watercolors.
LC Nautical charts on vellum, 4.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Includes notes and an aerial view of the walled city of Siena in the upper margin (neck of sheet).

Pre - 1600s maps, atlases and manuscripts

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01/01/1484
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Domenech, Arnald.
Roselli, Piero.
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