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The first world map drawn by Ottoman admiral Captain Piri in 1513 is one of the oldest maps showing the Americas. Torn across the right, the map shows the west coasts of Europe and Africa, and the east coast of South America. 


The original of the map is in Topkapi Palace today.

Captain Piri Handmade Decorative Hour Glass

  • Diameter: 3,9'' ( 10cm )

    Height: 9,55'' ( 24.5 cm )

    100% handmade

    Made in Turkey

    Cleaning recommendations: Wipe dry cloth