"Hispaniae Novae Nova Descriptio", Mercator/Jansson
Period: 1628 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.5 x 5.2 inches
19.1 x 13.2 cm
Small map of central and western Mexico based on Ortelius. Mexico City located on the banks of a large, hourglass-shaped, lake and numerous gold and silver mines are scattered across the map. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius. Decorative title cartouche and scale of miles. French text on verso.
Slight show through of text on verso. Pencil and ink marks in margins.