Sea Monster A, 1585, Islandia

Collection: Map Imagery

Parent Map: Islandia

Title: Sea Monster A, 1585, Islandia

Date Produced: 1585

Date Published: 1602

Description: Whale, or fish, with a long pointed snout, jagged teeth, pointed plates or scales, and two water spouts coming from its head. The creature probably represents a narwhal

Subjects: Sea monsters · Whales · Narwhal · Imaginary creatures · Animals