Images of Early Maps

Its interesting to look at how people tried to view and draw the world before it was fully explored and conceptually mapped out.  Here is a short selection of maps from the Medieval and Renaissance periods, from various parts of the world.

Source:
http://www.henry-davis.com/MAPS/
(Website looks sketchy but it seems to be a reliable resource to me!)

(Mouse over each map to view its origins)

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