Hispaniae novae sivae magnae, recens et vera descripto 1579.

Description:

Map shows Pacific Coast of the central portion of New Spain with large lake and four named islands (with numbered key) in upper left corner and "Notularum circa Mexico explanatio" in the lower right corner; title cartouche in upper right corner, secondary cartouche in lower left corner. Includes lettered key to cities, "Notularum circa Mexico explanatio," and small illustrations of sailing vessels. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): Mexico
Creation Date: 1579  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [s.l.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1579
Coverage:
Place
Mexico
Date
1579  
Description:

Map shows Pacific Coast of the central portion of New Spain with large lake and four named islands (with numbered key) in upper left corner and "Notularum circa Mexico explanatio" in the lower right corner; title cartouche in upper right corner, secondary cartouche in lower left corner. Includes lettered key to cities, "Notularum circa Mexico explanatio," and small illustrations of sailing vessels. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Note:

Map is attributed to Ortelius in numerous sources, but was also reprinted following his death. This version includes latin text on verso, "Nova Hispania."

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 34 x 49 cm.

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Subject(s):
Parallel Title: Spain new great Siva, recent and true description of 1579.
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 89-669
  • OCLC: 746324385 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth252108
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image