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Number: 315
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names: Accra, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Lagos, Cameroon,
Year of Origin: 1710 (estimated)
Title: Pascaert vande Bocht van BENIN. Tary Ardra en Rio de Lagos, van Acra tot C. Formosa.
Sub-Title: [left side panel] Vertooningen en Gedaantens der Eylanden Geleegen by de Kusten van Gunea als St. Thome, I. de Prince, I Annebo, I. Saxenburg, I. Ste Helena, en I. Ascencion
Language: Dutch
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
Height: 49.5
Width: 56.9
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Large
Scale: 1 : 1,405,060
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Johannes Van Keulen, Sr.
Johannes Van Keulen, Jr.
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Northernmost Latitude: 8.0
Southernmost Latitude: 4.0
Westernmost Longitude: 0.0
Easternmost Longitude: 10.0
Measurement Notes: Latitude engraved on map, longitude derived from modern Greenwich prime.
Notes: Reiss; later state issued with Left side panel consisting of 10 elevations of coast views with No. 567 at bottom left corner; [scale bar on map and measured on central degree of latitude]; the map width at the inner neat-line is 56.9 cm., but the total width including the side panel neat-line is 87.4 cm.;
Last updated: Jun 5, 2009