Uppsala University Library
Sturtzenbecker collection
Cartographic sketch-book based on Piri Reis' "Kitab-i Bahriye" 'Book of maritime matters'
Vegetation symbols

 

Nr Symbol Link to example map with symbol
1 Palm_1

1_47
Alexandria, Egypt

 

2 Palm_2 1_58
Tunis
3 Palm_3 1_136
Tunis
4 4 1_126
Ionian or Aegean Sea, coastal strip with palaces
5 5 1_105
Methana, Peloponnese
6 6 1_83
Possibly coast of Spain-Narbonne
5+7 5+7

1_4
Environs of Istanbul

7 7 1_125
Ionian or Aegean Sea, island with several palaces
8 8

1_41, 1_44 Syria
1_66 Ceuta (yellow) Gibraltar (red)
1_68, 1_69 Spanish coast
1_130, 1_132, 1_133, 1_134 Christian settlements 1_142, 1_143 Anatolia South

9 9 1_165
Egriboz Euboia
10 10

1_102
Probably coastal strip Ionian Sea

11 11

1_8
Dardanelles

12 12

1_82
Coastal strip at Rhône mouth

13 13

1_106
Probably South Peloponnese