"Americae Mappa generalis…", Homann Heirs
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1746 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
20.5 x 18 inches
52.1 x 45.7 cm
Nice eighteenth century map of the Americas with considerable detail throughout. There is no coastline above the peninsula California. The very large title cartouche includes two erupting volcanoes, Native Americans, birds and what appears to be a pot of gold.
References: Phillips (M) p. 108.
Toned with some damp stains in map. Paper is sound.