Hispaniae Veteris Descriptio. Ex conatibus Geographicis Abrah. Ortely

Collection: Engass Sheet Map Collection

Title: Hispaniae Veteris Descriptio. Ex conatibus Geographicis Abrah. Ortely

Title Translation: Description of Old Spain

Barcode: 28

Creator: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publisher: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: Spain · Portugal · Iberian Peninsula · Balearic Islands

Date Produced: 1586

Date Published: 1586

Language: Latin

Subjects: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598 · Balearic Islands (Spain) · Spain · Portugal · Iberian Peninsula

See Also: Hispaniae Veteris Descriptio. Amstelodami Apud. Joannem Janssonium

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 38 x 49 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Cartouche on bottom right lists populations, places, mountains and rivers of unknown locations. Descriptive text on verso.

Brief Description: Map of the Iberian Peninsula with the Strait of Gibraltar and the Balearic Islands.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored

Insets: Cadiz, 1586

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1586, Hispaniae Veteris Descriptio. Ex conatibus Geographicis Abrah. Ortely

Collection/Donor: Engass

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/28.0001