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Map of Ancient Tenochtitlan (Mexico City) c. 1524

Map of Ancient Tenochtitlan, Mexico City was built atop this Aztec lake-town. "Nothing stays buried forever in Mexico." -- The Patron Saint of Plagues

1888 Antique Map of Mount Vesuvius Volcano by VintageInclination

1888 Antique Map of Mount Vesuvius Volcano print, lithograph engraving wall art vintage color lithograph illustration chart

Babylonian Map - 600 BCE   This artifact was discovered in Iraq close to the Euphrates river in the late 1800s and first published (or written about) in 1899. It has been dated to around 600 BCE. This was the oldest known map for several decades until the Nippur map (see above) was finally published. The Babylonian Map is currently in the British Museum.

Babylonian Map of the World: Incised on a clay tablet & dates to the century BC. It was discovered at Sippar, southern Iraq, 60 miles km) north of Babylon on the Euphrates River, & was published in The clay tablet resides at the British Museum.


Light house poster antique map by PrintLand do this and the neg. space is the map showing through the lighthouse slihouette. then dark sea and lights shining around to a boat.

Map of Twelve Mile Area around London, c1798

century Twelve Mile Around London map, c. circle shape with scenic drawings in corners / London Metropolitan Archives, UK