Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Porro, Girolamo; Calignani, Simon; Angelieri, Giorgio
Place made: Italy, Veneto, Venezia, Venice
Date made: 1576
Materials: ink; laid paper
Measurements: 4 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in
Map of Sicily with place names in Italian. At top right, on a small island, a volcano is marked and drawn as a mountain on fire. Sea monsters in the water. Eight-pointed compass rose. Italian text from book of origin on verso.