Untitled map of Arctic -NW Passage

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Untitled map of Arctic -NW Passage

Barcode: 309

Creator: Beare, James, Best, George

Region Depicted: Arctic Ocean · Arctic regions · Iceland · Greenland · Shetland Islands · Faroe Islands · North America · Disko Island, Greenland · Island of Newfoundland

Date Produced: 1578

Date Published: 1578

Language: English

Subjects: Northwest Passage

Map Type: Historical, Navigation, Nautical chart

Dimensions: 29 cm. x 38 cm.

Printing Process: Relief

Printing Technique: Wood

Material Type: Paper

Notes: From: "A True Discourse of the Late Voyages of Discovery for the Finding of a Passage to Cathaya" Shows area explored by M. Frobisher on 3 voyages (1576-1578) seeking a Northwest Passage

Physical Description: 1 map: colored, woodcut

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/309.0001