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LJS 310 - Map of district in Tarn-et-Garonne
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Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection: LJS 310 - Map of district in Tarn-et-Garonne
Title:
Map of district in Tarn-et-Garonne [electronic resource].
Physical description:
1 online resource (1 leaf) : ill.
Summary:
Manuscript map in color on parchment of a district in the southwestern department of Tarn-et-Garonne, between Castelsarrasin, Castelferrus, and the Cistercian monastery of Belleperche, possibly to illustrate water rights between Castelferrus and Castelsarrasin. The Garonne River is depicted with bridges, mill, sandbanks, and ferry points. Buildings are illustrated in some detail and labeled by a contemporary hand. Probably made in Castelferrus between 1460 and 1545. Creased by past folds, now framed under glass.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger (viewed on 17 September 2013).
Dimensions of original manuscript: 630 x 700 mm.
Cite as:
LJS 310
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania. LJS 310
 
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