"Mocambiqum Africae Australis Insula...", Lidl, Johann Jacob
Subject: Island of Mozambique
Period: 1748 (published)
Publication: Der Neue Welt-Bott, Theil XXVIII
Color: Hand Color
12.1 x 7.4 inches
30.7 x 18.8 cm
A handsome bird's-eye plan of the Island of Mozambique, with north oriented to the bottom left, surrounded by sailing ships. A lettered key identifies a number of locations. Engraved by Johann Jacob Lidl. Published in Joseph Stoecklein's 5-volume work on the Jesuit missionaries.
References: Sabin #91981.
Wide margins, minor soiling, and a vertical printer's crease on paper with the watermark of a six-sided star.