Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title: Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis

Title Translation: Northern part of America, Florida, Newfoundland, Canada, Labrador

Barcode: 1666

Creator: Jode, Cornelis de, 1568-1600

Publisher: Jode, Cornelis de, 1568-1600

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: North America

Date Produced: 1593

Date Published: 1593

Language: Latin

Subjects: Jode, Cornelis de (1568 -1600) · North America

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: 37 x 51 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Dedicated to Theodoricus Echter a Messelbrum, bishop of Wurtburg. Baccalaos is present day Newfoundland. Corterealis is the name given by Portuguese explorer Gaspar Corte Real for the coast of Labrador. From Atlas Speculum Orbis Terrae, originally prepared by Gerard de Jode before his death in 1591.

Brief Description: Illustrated map showing North America. Includes illustrations of six human figures at bottom right.

Physical Description: 1 map: Illustrated

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

Associated Map Imagery: Native Americans Attacking a Ship, 1593, Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis, Native Americans, 1593, Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1666.0001