Collection: Map Cartouche Collection
Title: Cartouche, 1683, Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae Nec Non Partis Virginiae Tabula Multis in locis emendata per Nicolaum Visscher
Date Produced: 1683
Date Published: 1683
Description: Decorative cartouche featuring a crest, crown, and fruits. The cartouche serves as a frame for an inset view of New Amsterdam (Manhattan) which is flanked on each side by figures of Native Americans
Historical Context: The cartouche frames a panoramic inset view of "Nieuw Amsterdam" as it appeared in about 1652.
See Also: Nieuw Amsterdam opt Eylant Manhattans