Collection: Map Cartouche Collection
Title: Cartouche 2, 1584, Terra Sancta a Petro Laicstain perlustrata, et ab eius ore et Schedis a Christiano Schrot in tabulam redacta
Date Produced: 1584
Date Published: 1584
Description: Decorative scale cartouche with man's face with snakes in hair at center.
Historical Context: The map was designed by Sgrooten based on geographical research of Peter Laicksteen (Laicstain-Liestain), a Dutch astronomer who had published a book in 1566 on his observations from his recent travels to the Holy Land.