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Sueciae Norvegiae et Daniae Nove Tabula

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Janssonio-Waesbergios et Mosem Pitt
Place made: Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam
Date made: 1680
Materials: ink; laid paper; color wash
Measurements: 22 in x 26 1/4 in
Nomenclature: maps
Classification: cartography

Hand-colored folio map of Scandinavia from the English Atlas (Oxford: Moses Pitt, 1680). Relief depicted pictorially. Title cartouche on upper left corner is on the back of two sea monsters (whales) flanked by other flora and fauna, weapons, and escutcheons. Next to the cartouche containing the mape scale on the lower right is a kneeling man holding calipers.


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