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Tabula Peutingeriana

PostPosted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 11:09 pm
by Paullus Aemilius Gallus
Salvete,

We all know: All roads lead to Romeā€¦ And with a good map, it goes certainly faster.

Here is 2 links where each roman traveller can find a copy of the famous Peutinger map (Tabula Peutingeriana).

As a reminder, the Peutinger map is a medieval copy of a roman map made somewhere between the first and the 4th century AD (Pompeii its still present - part V - and Constantinople is already built - part VIII).

The original Peutinger map from the 13th century made on 12 parchment scrolls (the first one - Mauritania, Hispania and Britannia - is missing):
http://www.euratlas.net/cartogra/peutinger/

The facsimile of Konrad Miller in 1887 (5 files of about 30 Mb to download):
http://www.doria.fi/handle/10024/90222

A "smaller" version of the reproduction of Konrad Miller with the reconstructed missing first panel made:

Re: Tabula Peutingeriana

PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2016 6:44 am
by Gaius Curtius Philo
This is beautiful!