Maps [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents].

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Title
[A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents].
Contributor Names
Roiz, Pascoal.
Created / Published
1633.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Atlantic Ocean--Early works to 1800
-  Atlantic Ocean--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Africa--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Asia--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Europe--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  South America--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  North America--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Atlantic Ocean
-  Africa
-  Asia
-  Europe
-  South America
-  North America
Notes
-  Also shows the southeast Pacific Ocean, the southwest Indian Ocean, as well as the continents of South America, Africa, Europe, and portions of North America and Asia.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Title supplied by cataloger.
-  LC Nautical charts on vellum, 16.
-  LC Luso-Hispanic World, Vellum Chart 16
-  Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and colored pencil, matted and mounted between panels of transparent Lucite plexiglass; the panels are riveted on a rigid frame (102 cm. x 118 cm.).
-  Includes pictures of a fort, circle of compass roses, flags, insignia, coast-of-arms, and religious figures.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Imperfect: Mended horizontal tears across left edge section, some losses along edges, discoloration throughout, with spotting along west side. Blue paint in lower right corner.
Medium
1 ms. map : col., vellum ; 80 x 95 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G9111.P5 1633 .R7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g9111p.ct002332
Library of Congress Control Number
2008621738
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2008621738
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2008621738&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Roiz, Pascoal. [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents]. 1633. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621738/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

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Roiz, P. (1633) [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621738/.

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Roiz, Pascoal. [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents]. 1633. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2008621738/>.