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Descriptio novae Hispaniae. Mexicana

  • Translation


320.00 €


Article ID AMZ0514
Artist Bertius (1565-1629)
Petrus Bertius (1565 –1629) was a Flemish theologian, historian, geographer and cartographer. Bertius published much in mathematics, and historical and theological works, but he is now well known as cartographer with his edition of the Geographia of Ptolemy (based on Mercator's edition from 1578), and for its atlas.
Title Descriptio novae Hispaniae. Mexicana
Year ca. 1620
Description Map shows total Mexico with Jucatan and Guatemala and partly Florida
Dimensions (cm)9 x 12
ConditionVery good
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print


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