Maps Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio /

Format Maps
Contributors Cock, Hieronymus
Gutiérrez, Diego
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Dates 1562
Location America
Western Hemisphere
Language Latin
Subjects America
Early Works to 1800
Western Hemisphere
Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio /
Other Title
Americae sive quartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio
Contributor Names
Gutiérrez, Diego, active 1554-1569.
Cock, Hieronymus, approximately 1510-1570.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Antwerp : s.n.], 1562.
Subject Headings
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  America--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Western Hemisphere
-  America
-  Covers North and South America with the adjacent seas.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, no. 1303.
-  Originally printed on 6 sheets.
-  Described in Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress, v. 6, no. 3 (May 1949), p. 18-20.
-  Includes texts in cartouche, statements of dedication, coats-of-arms, ill. of allegorical figure "Victoria", and ill. of sailing ships at sea and imaginary marine creatures.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC sheet trimmed.
-  Vault
1 map ; 83 x 86 cm., on sheet 100 x 102 cm.
Call Number
G3290 1562 .G7
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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