Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

Description:

Map shows North America and South America as understood during the late sixteenth century. Political boundaries are indicated by coloration in different regions of each continent. Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.

Creator(s): Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1570
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
Total Uses: 117
Past 30 days: 3
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [Aegid]
Place of Publication: [Antwerp]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1570
Coverage:
Place
Antarctica
Place
North America
Place
South America
Era
European Explorers in Texas, 1519-1689
Date
1570  
Description:

Map shows North America and South America as understood during the late sixteenth century. Political boundaries are indicated by coloration in different regions of each continent. Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.

Note:

On verso: "Novus orbis" [the new world] and text in Latin. Also, "5" in lower margin.

Note:

Publication date is not printed on the map.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 36 x 49 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Antarctica
Parallel Title: America or the New World, a new description.
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 220022
  • OCLC: 45830749 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth192468
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image
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