Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio.

Title Translation: Pacific Ocean (also known as the Southern Sea) with the adjacent regions, and islands, scattered here and there, a new description

Barcode: 353

Creator: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Dedicatee: Rockox, Nicolaas

Publisher: Vrients, Jan Baptista

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: Pacific Ocean · East Asia · Southeast Asia · Japan · China · Philippines · Indonesia · Antarctica · Papua New Guinea · Solomon Islands · North America · Central America · South America · Caribbean Sea

Date Produced: 1589

Date Published: 1602

Language: Latin

Subjects: Pacific Ocean · East Asia · Southeast Asia · Japan · China · Philippines · Indonesia · Antarctica · Papua New Guinea · Solomon Islands · North America · Central America · South America · Caribbean Sea · Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598 · Rockox, Nicolaas, 1560-1640 · Vrients, Jan Baptista, 1552-1612 · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 35 x 50 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: From: "Theatro d'el Orbe de la Tierra" published by Jan Baptista Vrients in 1602. Verso: Text in Spanish. Map has dedication in Latin to Nicolaus Roccoxius.

Brief Description: Map of the Pacific Ocean showing the adjacent lands and many islands. The map also includes North, Central, and South America, and shows Cuba, Jamica, and Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea.

Physical Description: 1 map: illustrated

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

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche 1, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio., Cartouche 2, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio.

Associated Map Imagery: Ship 1, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio., Ship 2, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio., Magellan's Ship, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio., Great Wall of China, 1589, Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novisima descriptio.

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/353.0001