Friday, February 8, 2008

World Map 6th Century

Description: World Map by Cosmas Indicopleustes arround the year 550. Cosmas was a Greek monk from Alexandria and travelled several times to India as a merchant. In his worldview the world was flat.

(Highest res.: jpg, 1539 x 1208 pixel, 72 dpi, file size: 654 KB)