Modelle des Kosmos: Modelle der Erde

Modelle des Kosmos: Modelle der Erde

Ebstorf World Map
Thirteenth century, destroyed during World War II, reconstruction

Medieval maps of the world often subordinate geography to the Christian worldview. Jerusalem constitutes the center of a disc surrounded by water, which is held by Jesus’ outstretched arms. Over one thousand legends make the Ebstorf world map a chronicle of the world.


Ebstorf World Map in ECHO

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