Insulae Americanae nempe

Material Information

Insulae Americanae nempe Cuba, Hispaniola, Iamaica, Pto. Rico, Lucania, Antillae vulgo Caribae, barlo-et sotto-vento, etc.
Alternate title:
Stoel des oorlogs in America
Ottens, R ( Reinier ), 1698-1750 ( cartographer )
Ottens, J ( Josua ), 1704-1765 ( cartographer )
R. & J. Ottens ( bookseller )
Place of Publication:
R. & J. Ottens
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 49 x 59 cm, on sheet 54 x 63 cm
Scale approximately 1:6,800,000 ; Scala miliarium


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Southern States ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Mexico, Gulf of ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Gulf of Mexico ( fast )
Southern States ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Región Caribe ( qlsp )
Estados del Sur (Estados Unidos) ( qlsp )
Antillas ( qlsp )
Golfo de México ( local )
early maps ( aat )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps ( aat )
Mapas antiguos ( bidex )
Obras anteriores a 1800 ( qlsp )
Mapas ( qlsp )
single map ( marcgt )
33.5 x -98, 7 x -98, 7 x -58.5, 33.5 x -58.5 ( Map Coverage )


Map is a re-working of Cornelius Danckert's plates from 1690-1712 atlases with same Dutch title at top referring to the Nine Years War. Ottens re-designed the Mississipi River coast and added additional place names.--(cf. Imago Mundi, v. 12, p. 136).
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ott 1,2,3.
In Latin and Dutch.
General Note:
Copper engraving, hand colored.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.
General Note:
Main title in decorative cartouche of two cherubs holding a cloth.
General Note:
Detailed map of the coast line of Florida along the Gulf of Mexico with the Caribbean islands, Central America and the northern coast of South America. Map shows shipping and Spanish trade routes to/from Europe, Cartagena and Havana.
General Note:
Includes key to map symbols and 3 scale bars.
General Note:
"Cum privilegio"--Cartouche.
General Note:
Dutch descriptive title at top of map: "Stoel des oorlogs in America ; waar in vertoont werden alle desself voornaamste Eylande nieuwelycks uytgegeven door Reinier & Josua Ottens".
General Note:
Prime meridian: [Ferro]. Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.
General Note:
Detached from one of R & J Ottens' atlas factices published from 1725-1750.
Statement of Responsibility:
par Reinier & Josua Ottens.

Record Information

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University of Florida
Holding Location:
UF Map Library
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Resource Identifier:
on10863 ( NOTIS )
1086319585 ( OCLC )
036715518 ( ALEPH )
G4900 1725 .O7 ( lcc )