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Creator:
Goos, Pieter, approximately 1616-1675.
Title(s):

West-Indische paskaert : waer in de graden der breedde over weder zijden vande middellijn wassende so vergrooten dat die geproportioneert sijn tegen hunne nevenstaende graden der lengde. vertonende behalve Europaes zuydelijcste alle de seekusten van Africa en America, begrepen in 't Octroy bij de H.M.H. Staten Generael der vereenigde Nederl. verleent aende Generale West Indische Compagnie.

Published/Created:
t'Amsterdam : Gedruckt bij Pieter Goos, [approximately 1660]
Physical Description:
1 map : hand colored, vellum ; 77 x 96 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio D no. 5 In Process (Cabinet Q)
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Related Content:
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3201p.ct004090
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:15,000,000. At equator.
Notes:
Shows the east coast of North America from Belle Isle, Newfoundland, both coasts of South America, mediterranean Europe, and the west coast of Africa.
Includes illustrations.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
BAC: British Art Center copy closely trimmed; on sheet 77 x 96 cm
Subject Terms:
West Indies -- Maps.
West Indies.
Form/Genre:
World maps.
Early maps.
Nautical charts.
Maps.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1660.
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