Collection: Osher Collection
Name: A New and Accurat Map of the World drawne according to ye truest Descriptions latest Discoveries & best Observations that have beene made by English or strangers. 1651
Notes: Verso: Text in English with a "general description of the World." Note: "Are to be sold by Tho. Bassett in Fleet Street and Ric. Chiswell in St. Pauls Church yard." Depicts elements Water, Earth, Fire, and Air; the heavens; solar and lunar eclipses; and portraits of explorers such as Drake. Shows California as an island.
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Dimensions: 2 hemispheres, each 25 cm in diameter on sheet 44 cm. x 57 cm.
Accession Number: OS-1676-2