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Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle - Premier #1 - Planiglobii Terrestris Antique World Map

Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle - Premier #1 - Planiglobii Terrestris Antique World Map
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£19.95


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The Premier Collection from the Jigsaw Doctor features a specially selected group of high quality images, mostly fine art, that are of the highest quality. If the image is a painting, you can see the individual brush strokes, even the canvas, on the larger sizes of the puzzles.

Available in the following sizes:

30 pieces - Size: 249 x 174mm (6 ¾” x 6 ¾”) approx
96 pieces (Small) - Size: 247 x 174mm  (9 ¾” x 6 ¾”) approx
96 pieces (Large) - Size: 360 x 250mm (14 ¼” x 9 ¾”) approx
150 pieces - Size: 360 x 250mm (14 ¼” x 9 ¾”) approx
600 pieces* - Size: 720 x 500mm (28 ¼” x 19 ½”) approx (Piece size approx. 25mm square)
1,350 pieces** - Size: 1080 x 750mm (42 ½” x 29 ½”) approx (Piece size approx. 25mm square)

*The 600 piece puzzle is a 'Multi-Puzzle' consisting of 4 x 150 piece puzzles
*The 1,350 piece puzzle is a 'Multi-Puzzle' consisting of 9 x 150 piece puzzles

Also available in 3,000 pieces in the 'World's Largest Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle' category

Magnified section of Planiglobii map showing FloridaPremier #1 features a high quality image of the famous 'Planiglobii Terrestris' antique world map, drawn by Johann Baptist Homann in around 1716. This is one of the most decorative eighteenth century world maps. The two hemispheres are surrounded by vivid engravings of natural phenomena such as waterspouts, a rainbow, earthquakes, and a volcano. Wind heads occupy the starry heavens and two cherubs hold the title banner aloft. This is an early example of this map with California presented as an island and a coastline stretching toward Asia labeled Terra Esonis. Nestled between the hemispheres are two detailed celestial maps. Text panels at bottom describe the natural phenomena.

The image shows a magnified section of the map containing part of Florida, showing the level of detail in the original of this image.

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Product Code JIGSAW-PR-1
Manufacturer Quantum Enterprises
Condition New
Weight 0.337Kg

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UK Customers may pay by cheque.
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© Copyright 2017 - Quantum Enterprises. All rights reserved.
Quantum Enterprises, 4 The Old School House, Lower Sea Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6LJ. UK | Tel. +44 (0) 800 689 5156