Piri reis map

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 His name means CAPTAN PIRI. He drew the PIRI REIS MAP. His full name was "Hacı Ahmed Muhiddin Piri" the author of the Kitab-ı Bahriye, one of the most famous pre-modern books of navigation, including a world map. Piri Reis Map, Naher Osten, Modern Books, Turkish Art, Old Maps, Medieval Art, Ottoman Empire, Islamic Art, Book Art

Blog 33 23/05/2016 Piri Reis: Ottoman Admiral and Cartographer. - Kathryn Gauci

Piri Reis: Ottoman Admiral and Cartographer. In 1929, a small section of a world map was discovered at the Topkapi Museum in Istanbul. This wasn’t just any map but the oldest known Turkish atlas showing the New World and one of the oldest maps of America still in existence anywhere (the oldest is the one […]

Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the Calabrian coast from Catanzaro) to Siquillace (Isqilāj) from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. Old Maps, Antique Maps, Illustrations, Illustration Art, Piri Reis Map, Art Carte, Creta, Mont Saint Michel, Historical Maps

Map of the Calabrian Coast From Catanzaro to Siquillace

This folio from Walters manuscript W.658 contains a map of the Calabrian coast from Catanzaro to Siquillace (Isqilaj).