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 1/2 in
Map of Cefalonia (Cephalonia or Kefalonia, the largest of the Ionian islands) with place names in Italian. Sea monsters and whales in the water. Eight-pointed compass rose. Italian text from book of origin on verso. At the time of publication, Cefalonia was a property of the Venetian state.