Polus Arcticus

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula. Auctore Nicolao Visscher

Title: Polus Arcticus

Title Translation: Arctic Pole

Creator: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Publisher: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Arctic regions · Greenland · Iceland · Norway · Sweden · Finland · Denmark · Scandinavia · Russia · Alaska · Arctic Ocean · North Pole · Northwest Passage · Canada

Date Produced: circa 1658

Date Published: circa 1658

Language: Latin

Subjects: Arctic regions · Greenland · Iceland · Norway · Sweden · Finland · Denmark · Scandinavia · Russia · Alaska · Arctic Ocean · North Pole · Northwest Passage · Canada · Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679 · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map showing the arctic regions of Europe, North America, and Asia

Physical Description: Map inset

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)