"Fretum Magellani", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: South America - Southern
Period: 1620 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
6.7 x 5 inches
17 x 12.7 cm
Splendid small map featuring the Strait of Magellan. The map is centered on a large, finely engraved, compass rose and further embellished with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches.
Upper left corner of margin replaced.