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Map Nueba descripcion de el gran Rio de la Plata nuebmente corregido, de muchos errores, expresando las brazas que ay de Bajamar, ordinaxia admirtiendo que enlas mareas grandes, que suseden, conlos vientos, sure y sueste, crese el agua, algo mas de de una braza, yenlas mareas ordinarias, crese el agua tres quartro piez la calidad : de el fondo enlas canales, es lama suelta, enlos bancos y placeres, es arena parda y dura menos

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Title

  • Nueba descripcion de el gran Rio de la Plata nuebmente corregido, de muchos errores, expresando las brazas que ay de Bajamar, ordinaxia admirtiendo que enlas mareas grandes, que suseden, conlos vientos, sure y sueste, crese el agua, algo mas de de una braza, yenlas mareas ordinarias, crese el agua tres quartro piez la calidad : de el fondo enlas canales, es lama suelta, enlos bancos y placeres, es arena parda y dura menos

Names

  • Sardinera, active approximately 1750, cartographer.

Created / Published

  • [Spain] : Sardinera, [approximately 1750]

Headings

  • -  Río de la Plata (Argentina and Uruguay)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Argentina--Rio de la Plata
  • -  Uruguay--Rio de la Plata

Genre

  • Manuscript maps
  • Portolan charts
  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  Date from LC nautical charts on vellum.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and gouache.
  • -  Includes two insets showing Barragan and the Montevideo harbor and color illustrations.
  • -  Annotated "Phillipps MS. 26437" on recto and verso, indicating the chart was in the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps. Also on verso is a label marked "407", the catalog number of the map from the Sotheby's London sale of July 24-27, 1919 at which the chart was purchased.
  • -  LC Nautical charts on vellum, 28.
  • -  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 109
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 manuscript map : color, vellum ; 52 x 97 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G5352.R45 1750 .P6

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015593208

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Sardinera, Active Approximately 1750, Cartographer. Nueba descripcion de el gran Rio de la Plata nuebmente corregido, de muchos errores, expresando las brazas que ay de Bajamar, ordinaxia admirtiendo que enlas mareas grandes, que suseden, conlos vientos, sure y sueste, crese el agua, algo mas de de una braza, yenlas mareas ordinarias, crese el agua tres quartro piez la calidad: de el fondo enlas canales, es lama suelta, enlos bancos y placeres, es arena parda y dura menos. [Spain: Sardinera, approximately, 1750] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015593208/.

APA citation style:

Sardinera, A. A. 1. (1750) Nueba descripcion de el gran Rio de la Plata nuebmente corregido, de muchos errores, expresando las brazas que ay de Bajamar, ordinaxia admirtiendo que enlas mareas grandes, que suseden, conlos vientos, sure y sueste, crese el agua, algo mas de de una braza, yenlas mareas ordinarias, crese el agua tres quartro piez la calidad: de el fondo enlas canales, es lama suelta, enlos bancos y placeres, es arena parda y dura menos. [Spain: Sardinera, approximately] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015593208/.

MLA citation style:

Sardinera, Active Approximately 1750, Cartographer. Nueba descripcion de el gran Rio de la Plata nuebmente corregido, de muchos errores, expresando las brazas que ay de Bajamar, ordinaxia admirtiendo que enlas mareas grandes, que suseden, conlos vientos, sure y sueste, crese el agua, algo mas de de una braza, yenlas mareas ordinarias, crese el agua tres quartro piez la calidad: de el fondo enlas canales, es lama suelta, enlos bancos y placeres, es arena parda y dura menos. [Spain: Sardinera, approximately, 1750] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015593208/>.