Peutinger table, historical map

Peutinger table, historical map

E056/0058 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 32.6MB

Downloadable file size: 3.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator

This image is part of the feature Mapping the ancient world


Caption: Peutinger table. A section of the historic Peutinger table (also known as the Tabula Peutingeriana), which was a 13th century copy of a Roman map. Roads and cities are depicted but the work, which was cut into 12 sections, was heavily elongated - leading to it appearing squashed in the North-South direction. The copy was produced by a Monk named Colmar, in Alsace, and was 6 metres wide by 30 centimetres tall in dimensions. It is thought to be based on an original map dating from around the 5th Century. Taken from A Book of Discovery, M.B. Synge (1912).

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1200s, 13th century, 5th century, africa, ancient world, antiquity, book of discovery, cartography, classical, colmar, copy, drawing, fragment, geographical, geography, historical, history, illustration, m.b. synge, map, peutinger table, portion, road, roads, roman, roman empire, rome, section, tabula peutingeriana

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.