America

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: America

Barcode: 384

Creator: Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612, Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594

Publisher: Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Region Depicted: Western Hemisphere · North America · South America · Solomon Islands · Caribbean Area · Cuba · Haiti · Dominican Republic · Puerto Rico · Jamaica · West Indies · Lesser Antilles · Greater Antilles · Bahamas · Central America

Date Produced: 1628

Date Published: 1628

Language: French

Subjects: Western Hemisphere · North America · South America · Solomon Islands · Caribbean Area · Cuba · Haiti · Dominican Republic · Puerto Rico · Jamaica · West Indies · Antilles, Lesser · Antilles, Greater · Bahamas · Central America · Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594 · Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612 · New Spain · New France · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical, Political

Dimensions: 37 x 50 cm. on sheet 47 x 57 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Verso: "L' Amerique". From: Mercator-Hondius Atlas, 1628 French edition.

Brief Description: Map of the Americas, illustrated with Native Americans, sailing vessels, and sea monsters

Physical Description: 1 map: illustrated, colored

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

Associated Map Imagery: Japanese Ship, 1628, America, Greenlander Seal Hunting, 1628, America, Dugout Canoe 1, 1628, America, Dugout Canoe 2, 1628, America, Ship 1, 1628, America, Ship 2, 1628, America, Ship 3, 1628, America, Ship 4, 1628, America, Ship 5, 1628, America, Sea Monster 1, 1628, America, Sea Monster 2, 1628, America, Sea Monster 3, 1628, America, Sea Monster 4, 1628, America, Fish 1, 1628, America, Fish 2, 1628, America, Drinking Ceremony, 1628, America

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/384.0001