"Things You Wouldn't Know If We Didn't Blog Intermittently."
Nice! Since the original is drawn with the east at the top, I found it easier to figure what is what in the rotated version:http://i.imgur.com/lhKqXBD.jpg?1
The colors and fonts looked much too modern to me, and some internet sleuthing confirmed it. While Pomponius Mela did make a written description in 43 AD, the map is a much more modern representation, by Dr. Konrad Miller in 1898.
cool find, Colin looks like the book is still in printhttp://www.amazon.co.uk/Mappaemundi-Rekonstruierte-Karten-Konrad-Miller/dp/1279209895