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   M-13227 - Northwestern South America in 1671


 

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M-13227: (Image: 12 x 14 7/8'') “TERRA FIRMA et NOVUM REGNUM GRANATENSE et POPAYAN” Amsterdam: Arnoldus Montanus, 1671. Engraved map with later hand-coloring.

This beautifully engraved map depicts present-day Panama, Colombia, part of northwestern Venezuela, the northern bit of Ecuador, and the southern edge of Costa Rica (including Cartago). It is based on the work of Hessel Gerritsz. Topographical features are shown and villages, waterways, islands and mountains are located.

The elaborate title cartouche depicts native with what may be an armadillo. The distance scale is ornamented with a natives and a goat. Ships and two compass roses adorn the seas.

Inventory Number: M-13227

Dealer  

Charles Edwin Puckett
Contact   Charles or Teresa Puckett Phone: 330-668-0032
Period: 17th Century (1601-1700)
Date: 1671
Origin: Published in Amsterdam
Condition: Fine
Measurements: Image: 12 x 14 7/8''
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Web-site: http://www.cepuckett.com
Price: SOLD
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