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Record #4939:

Discovery of an ancient map in Iceland / Nils Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, R.H. Major.

Title: Discovery of an ancient map in Iceland / Nils Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, R.H. Major.
Author(s): Nordenskiöld, Nils Adolf Erik.
Major, R. H.
Date: 1883.
In: Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. (1883.), Vol. 5(8) (1883)
Abstract: Nordenskiöld reports discovery of map sharing numerous features with famous Zeno map. As commented on by Major, critical point is whether it predates or postdates map's publication in 1568.
Notes:

Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. Vol. 5(8) :473-475 (1883).

Keywords: 528.9(091) -- History of cartography.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1390-1405 Zeno Brothers.
V -- History.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*61) -- North Atlantic Ocean.
SPRI record no.: 4939

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