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Lalandiae et Falstriae Accurata Descriptio

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Janssonio-Waesbergios et Mosem Pitt
Place made: United Kingdom, England, Oxfordshire, Oxford
Date made: 1680-1683
Materials: ink; paper; color wash
Measurements: 22 in x 26 in
Nomenclature: maps
Classification: cartography

Hand-colored map of Lolland and Falster, Denmark from The English Atlas (1680) by Moses Pitt. The map is decorated with ships, sea monsters, and three highly decorated cartouches. The cartouches are surrounded by putti, livestock, and everyday dutchmen and women.


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