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2 edition of Hereford world map. found in the catalog.

Hereford world map.

G. R. Crone

Hereford world map.

by G. R. Crone

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Published by Royal Geographical Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early maps.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGA303.1290.H4 C7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 15 [1] p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6099851M
    LC Control Number51027335
    OCLC/WorldCa4534460

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      1 Hereford Mappa Mundi. The Hereford Mappa Mundi lay hidden under a church floor for centuries. Dated to , this is the largest medieval map. This grand chart of the world on calfskin is filled with observations of religion, history, and mythology. Because of its Christian origin, Jerusalem sits at the center of the circular map. Click the Search Maps button to begin a journey back in time via antique maps from every era. Watch while politcal and geographical boundaries shift like quicksilver as the Western world “discovers” new lands, new waterways, and new civilizations over the centuries.

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The Hereford Mappa Mundi is a medieval map of the known world (Latin: mappa mundi), of a form deriving from the T and O pattern, dating from c. It is displayed at Hereford Cathedral in Hereford, England. It is the largest medieval map still known to exist. A larger mappa mundi, the Ebstorf map, was destroyed by Allied bombing inthough photographs of it survive.

Hereford Cathedral is home to the Hereford Mappa Mundi, one of the world’s unique medieval treasures. Measuring x metres (5’2” by 4’4”), the map is constructed on a. Secreted away beneath the floor of an English cathedral was a large calfskin canvas featuring what, at first glance, appeared to be a map of the world.

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