Cartouche, circa 1689, Indiae Orientalis, nec non Insularum Adiacentium Nova Descriptio, Per Nicolaum Visscher

Collection: Map Cartouche Collection

Parent Map: Indiae Orientalis, nec non Insularum Adiacentium Nova Descriptio, Per Nicolaum Visscher

Title: Cartouche, circa 1689, Indiae Orientalis, nec non Insularum Adiacentium Nova Descriptio, Per Nicolaum Visscher

Date Produced: circa 1689

Date Published: circa 1689

Language: Latin

Description: Title cartouche features figures representing indigenous peoples of South and Southeast Asia. The figures are presented among examples of the goods important to western trading interests, such as silk, china, and pearls. Also pictured are a parrot, monkeys, and a dodo.

Cartouche Elements: Clothing and dress, Manners and customs, Symbolism, Manufactures, Commerce, Indigenous peoples, Animals, Monkeys, Parrots, Dodo

Subjects: Clothing and dress · Manners and customs · Symbolism · Manufactures · Commerce · Indigenous peoples · Animals · Monkeys · Parrots · Dodo