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Drake's silver map : (British Museum)

Date: 1581
Location: World

Dimensions: 2 hemispheres 7 cm. in diameter.
Scale: [ca. 1:540,000,000]
Call Number: G3200 1581 .D73 1923

 
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Facsimile of the double hemisphere map of the world engraved on both sides of Drake's silver medal in the British Library.

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