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Number: 3864
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1667
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 11.2
Width: 16.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 20,000,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Gerard Jollain
Other Contributors: Jean Boisseau
Northernmost Latitude: 15.0
Southernmost Latitude: -5.0
Westernmost Longitude: -17.5
Easternmost Longitude: 10.0
Measurement Notes: modern estimates
Notes: [Swaen source] Published in "Tresor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers". This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628. Jollain was the name of a family of French engravers and engraving publishers who lived and worked in the 17th and 18th centuries, mainly in Paris. Their engravings were often published under the name Chez Jollain.
Last updated: Sep 29, 2021