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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.36
Object Name Map
Description "Romagna olim Flaminia," Amsterdam, 1640, hand-colored engraving, map by Willem Blaeu

A map of the Romagna, which corresponds to the south-eastern portion of present-day Emilia- Romagna. Traditionally, it is limited by the Apennines to the south-west, the Adriatic to the east, and the rivers Reno and Sillaro to the north and west. The region's major cities include Cesena, Faenza, Forli, Imola, Ravenna, Rimini and City of San Marino.
Title Romagna olim Flaminia
Date 1640
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Willem
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20 W-24 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Italy
Romagna
Emilia-Romagna
Cesena
Faenza
Forli
Imola
Ravenna
Rimini
City of San Marino