Polus Antarcticus [cartographic material] / Ioannes Ianssonius excudit.

Polus Antarcticus [cartographic material] / Ioannes Ianssonius excudit.
Date
1650
By
Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651., Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664
Notes

South polar view map first published by H. Hondius in 1642.

Hemispherical map centred on the South Pole to the Tropic of Capricorn, includes part of Australian coastline. Relief shown pictorially.

Corners are filled with native scenes, including animals, birds and boats.

On verso: Le Pole Antarctique, avec les regions qui sont sous ice-lui, & les mers qui le baignent.

Globe, no. 54, p. 7 0311-3930

[3rd ed.].

Scale [ca. 1:36,000,000]

Source URL
http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE343657
Other Versions
Digitised version: Polus Antarcticus
Publisher
[Amsterdam : Jan Jansson, ca. 1650]
Format
1 map :hand col. ;43 cm. diam. on sheet 47 x 57 cm.
See original record

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