Collection: Smith Collection
Name: Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., 1598
Notes: Verso: Description of map in Dutch.
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Dimensions: 36 x 49 cm
Historical Context: The map first appeared in the 1570 edition of Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. It went through three major revisions, as noted in Van Den Broecke, along with a number of minor changes, such as the correction of the naming of the Azores after this first state of the map.
LC Call Number: G3290 .O7 1598
Accession Number: SM-1598-14