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Osnabrugensis Episcopatus. Auctore Ioanne Gigante, approximately 1630

 Item — map-case: 4, drawer: 1, map: 7
Identifier: 1500.026.4.1.7
Osnabrugensis Episcopatus. Auctore Ioanne Gigante, approximately 1630, recto
Osnabrugensis Episcopatus. Auctore Ioanne Gigante, approximately 1630, verso

Scope and Contents

Disbound partially hand-colored copper engraving map. Relief of the region around Osnabrück, decorated with a title cartouche; shown pictorially with mileage scale. Includes eight coats-of-arms and dedication to Francisco Guilielmo. Insets: Osenbrugge (Osnabruck) [view] -- Districtus Reckenbergensis.
Originally from "Atlantis maioris appendix", Johannes Janssonius, 1630.
Thought to have been removed from Willem and Joan Blaeu's Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Vol. 2. This map was one of Blaeu's first atlas maps, appearing in his first Appendix in 1630. On verso is Latin text.
Scale: Scale [ca. 1:141,000] (E 7°18'23"-- E 8°39'03"/N 52°41'54"-- N 52°03'36").

Dates

  • approximately 1630

Creator

Physical Description

Good condition. Some foxing and staining.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Extent

1 item : 1 map; Color (Tinted) ; 51 x 61.4 cm

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Physical Description

Good condition. Some foxing and staining.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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