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Nova Italiae Delineatio

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Blaeu, Willem
Place made: Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam
Date made: 1644
Materials: paper; ink; coor
Measurements: 18 in x 22 in
Nomenclature: maps
Classification: cartography

Hand-colored map of Italy showing Sardinia, Corsica, and parts of Sicily. Includes an ornate cartouche, 5 sailing ships, sea monster and decorative scale of miles. Verso has text describing Italy.


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