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Number: 1800
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1594 (estimated)
Title: Haec tabella Hydrografice oras maritimas Africae a promontorio dicto Capo de Cantin, Angolam usque, ob oculos ponit, cum situ insula: rum Hesperidum, vel Promotorii viridis, vulgo Del Capo Verde Habes et hic amice lector chorogra:phice depictam insulae Sanctae Helenae protum, quae resocillationi et adaquationi navium euntium in Indiam Orientalem ut plurimum inservit. Habes et hic Maurorum armaturam et mulierum ejus tractus vestitum cultiorem in pede tabellae delineatum.
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Language: Latin
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
Height: 37.05
Width: 53.1
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 14,230,800
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Petrus Plancius
Engraver: Johan Joannes Jan Deutecum(Doetichum)
Publisher: Cornelius Claesz
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Northernmost Latitude: 37.0
Southernmost Latitude: -10.0
Westernmost Longitude: -20.0
Easternmost Longitude: 15.0
Notes: Sotheby 5/09; double page copper engraved chart after Plancius, first cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. This second state was most likely published by Cornelis Claesz c. 1609; [scale measured on 10 degrees of latitude}
Last updated: Sep 23, 2009