"Hispaniae Novae Sive Magnae Vera Descriptio", Quad, Matthias von Kinckelbach
Period: 1600 (circa)
Color: Black & White
11.5 x 8.2 inches
29.2 x 20.8 cm
Boldly engraved map of Mexico, based on Ortelius. It is densely engraved with place names, mining districts and notations. Two large cartouches contain Latin text describing the country and history. A smaller cartouche contains the title.
Light toning along fold and a worm track at paper edge, well away from the map.