NEW ZEALAND SOLOMON ISLES ISLES DE SOLOMON
Date: 1685 Frankfurt
A curious map reflecting the contemporary ambiguity of the Solomon Islands, and the question as to whether they, and/or New Zealand, is part of a southern continent.
The region between New Zealand and the Salomons is here called Terre de Qvir. Fully engraved seas. Embellished with several sailing ships and a ribbon-style title cartouche floating in the sky.
Excellent hand colour.Mint condition.SOLD
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