Freti Magellanici

Material Information

Freti Magellanici ac novi Freti vulgo Le Maire exactissima delineatio
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612 ( cartographer )
Mercator, Gerard, approximately 1565-1656
Place of Publication:
Tot Amsterdam
Henricus Hondius en Ian Ianssen
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 map. : hand colored ; 38.5 x 50.0 cm, on sheet 44.0 x 53.5 cm


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Magellan, Strait of (Chile and Argentina) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Tierra del Fuego (Argentina and Chile)
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Le Maire Strait (Argentina)
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps
Portolan charts


Scope and Content:
Shows the southernmost tip of Chile and Argentina with Patagonia, Straits of Magellan, Le Maire Strait, and Fire Lands. The coastlines of Tierra del Fuego are incomplete.
General Note:
From: Atlas ofte Afbeeldinghe vande gantsche Weerldt...Dutch edition of the Mercator-Hondius-Janssonius atlas 1633-38 (Koeman 1:331)
General Note:
Text on verso in Dutch, "Beschryvinghe van de Strate ofte Enghte van Magellanes", p.399-400, signature "9F".
Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Florida Heritage Project of the State University Libraries of Florida, the Institute for Museum and Library Services, and the U.S. Department of Education's TICFIA granting program.
Koeman-Krogt. Atlantes Neerlandici, 9950:1B ; Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Me 39A

Record Information

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University of Florida
Holding Location:
Map and Imagery Library, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida.
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Resource Identifier:
026247877 ( ALEPH )
ANF8657 ( NOTIS )
156908569 ( OCLC )