TYPUS ORBIS TERRARUM
Size: 15*20.5 cms
Attractive and scarce Mercator Hondius derived map but reengraved by Goos with California depicted as an Island.
Published by Johannes Janssonium, Amsterdam 1661 in Philipp Cluver's "Introductionis in Universam Geographiam, Tam Veterem Quam Novam Libri VI ."
Decorative map with strapwork border incorporates a compass rose, armillary sphere and the Latin inscriptions of earth, water, fire and air.
Both California and Korea depicted as islands and the northern regions of North America uncharted.
Terra Australis Incognita, the unknown southern land straddles the base of the maps.
Excellent hand colour
Very good condition for this rare map.
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