Cartouche 2, circa 1689, Africae Accurata Tabula ex officina Nic. Visscher.
Collection: Map Cartouche Collection
Parent Map: Africae Accurata Tabula ex officina Nic. Visscher.
Title: Cartouche 2, circa 1689, Africae Accurata Tabula ex officina Nic. Visscher.
Date Produced: circa 1689
Date Published: circa 1689
Description: Dedication cartouche features a group of water sprites and an unidentified family coat of arms with a helm and crest. A sea monster spouting water from its mouth is pictured at the left of the scene.
Cartouche Elements: Figures, Mythology, Sea monsters, Imaginary creatures, Coats of Arms, Heraldry, Water spirits, Nereids (Greek mythology)
Subjects: Mythology · Sea monsters · Imaginary creatures · Devices (Heraldry) · Heraldry · Water spirits · Nereids (Greek mythology)