Collection: Map Cartouche Collection
Parent Map: Nova Hispania, et Nova Galicia.
Title: Cartouche 1, 1638, Nova Hispania, et Nova Galicia.
Date Produced: 1638
Date Published: 1638
Description: Title cartouche featuring a lion holding a sword and an orb with a cross. A Spanish royal coat of arms is in front of the lion. On either side of the lion are figures each holding unstrung bows. The figure on the left is holding a parrot and the figure on the right is holding the bow string. The cartouche is embellished with winged figureheads and ribbons.