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Hispania Nova

The miniature version of the Mercator Hondius map of Mexico from the Atlas Minor, published by Claesz and Jan Jansson. Includes two elegant strapwork cartouches, one for the title, the other for the mileage scale. A beautifully colored exemplar of this decorative and important minature map.
Item Number: RS1726
Cartographer: Mercator / Hondius
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1609
Size: 7 1/4" x 5 3/4"
Condition: wash color; light overall age toning, some staining mostly along outer edges of margins; otherwise a well preserved exemplar
Price: $450.00