Cartouche 1, 1638, Nova Hispania, et Nova Galicia.

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

Language: Latin

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.

Cartouche Elements: Figures, Animals, Lions, Symbolism, Weapons, Figureheads, Bow and arrow, Birds, Parrots, Coats of Arms, Heraldry, Heraldry --Spain

Subjects: Animals · Lions · Symbolism · Weapons · Figureheads · Bow and arrow · Birds · Parrots · Devices (Heraldry) · Heraldry · Heraldry--Spain