Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

Title Translation: A New Description of America or the New World

Barcode: 356

Creator: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publisher: Vrients, Jan Baptista

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: Western Hemisphere · North America · South America · Antarctica · Pacific Ocean · Solomon Islands · Caribbean Area · West Indies

Date Produced: 1587

Date Published: 1603

Language: Latin

Subjects: Western Hemisphere · North America · South America · Antarctica · Pacific Ocean · Solomon Islands · Caribbean Area · West Indies · Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598 · Vrients, Jan Baptista, 1552-1612 · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: 35 x 48 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Verso: Text in Latin.

Brief Description: Map of the Western Hemisphere also showing the Pacific Ocean and numerous islands

Physical Description: 1 map: colored

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

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

Associated Map Imagery: Ship Group 1, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship Group 2, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship Group 3, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship 1, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship 2, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship 3, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Ship 4, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., Sea Monster, 1587, Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/356.0001