"Hispaniae Novae Nova Descriptio", Mercator/Cloppenburgh
Period: 1630 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
10.1 x 7.4 inches
25.7 x 18.8 cm
Lovely small map of central and western Mexico. Mexico City located on the banks of a large, hourglass-shaped, lake and numerous gold and silver mines are scattered across the map. Strapwork title cartouche and scale of miles. French text on verso.
Tear into border at right, repaired with archival tape. Minor mat burn in margin.