Nueva Hispania tabula nova.

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Map shows known geography, rivers, and settlements in early sixteenth century New Spain [Mexico]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:19,000,000].

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1 map : 17 x 23 cm.

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Ptolemy, 2nd cent. 1564.

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Description

Map shows known geography, rivers, and settlements in early sixteenth century New Spain [Mexico]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:19,000,000].

Physical Description

1 map : 17 x 23 cm.

Notes

On verso: Nveva Hispania, trentesimaprima tavola nova ... XXXI Hb.

"Nveva Hispania tabvla nova."

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  • Map is from the author's La geografia di Clavdio Tolomeo ... Venetia, [1564?]

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1564

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  • June 9, 2015, 5:36 p.m.

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Ptolemy, 2nd cent. Nueva Hispania tabula nova., map, 1564; [Venetia]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251670/: accessed June 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.