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Abraham Ortelius: [Cadiz-Toledo-Vascongadas]

Map: SP1974
 
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: [Cadiz-Toledo-Vascongadas]
Date: 1592
Published: Antwerp
Width: 19 inches / 49 cm
Height: 15 inches / 39 cm
Map ref: SP1974
Description:
Three maps: the Tagus river from Toledo, the area of Cantabria, and, most prominently, the bay and island of Cadiz.

Cadiz would have been of particular interest as it was the departure port for many early voyages to the New World including that of Columbus.

Latin text on verso (image available on request). Original colour. [SP1974]