(Mexico) Nova Hispania, Et Nova Galicia

Mapmaker: Mercator/Hondius

(Mexico) Nova Hispania, Et Nova Galicia


  • ~Catalog 62~
  • Nova Hispania, Et Nova Galicia.

    A century after the fall of the Aztec kingdom, and this map shows the extant of Spanish settlement and understanding of the western portion of Mexico. This fine engraving that continues the great publishing of Mercator through the efforts of Hondius details towns and drainage, as well as placenames of significance. Complimented by decorative cartouche , as well as armadillos, and angel and sea monster.

    Condition is good, with some even age toning to the entire sheet. Image size is approximately 14 x 19.25 (inches)