Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection
Title: Monasteriensis Episcopatus
Title Translation: Munster Bishopric
Publishing Location: Amsterdam
Region Depicted: North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Date Produced: 1649
Date Published: 1649
Dimensions: 37 x 49 cm. on sheet 51 x 61 cm.
Printing Process: Engraving
Printing Technique: Copper
Material Type: Paper
Notes: Verso: Text in Latin. From: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" published by Joan Blaeu 1649-55. Map shows the Bishopric of Mu?nster originally produced by Joannes Gigas (referred to as Gigante) for Jodocus Hondius before his death. Blaeu purchased 39 plates from Hondius and changed the imprint to his own. He published the maps as part of his first atlas.
Brief Description: Map of the Bishopric of Mu?nster in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Oriented with North to the right
Physical Description: 1 map: colored, illustrated
Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/433.0001