Western Manuscripts and Early Printed Books

[Wind rose, a medieval depiction of four charts of the wind, an early predecessor to the compass rose] [unknown]

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Engraved copper print in black ink. Depicts four charts of the winds with Middle Age-era depictions as a "wind rose," an early predecessor to the compass rose.

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