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Hondius, Jodocus (1563-1612).
Virginiae Item et Floridae Americae Provinciarum Nova Descriptio.
Engraved map with original hand color in part.
Amsterdam, c. 1606-1638.
17 1/4" x 20 3/4" sheet, 28 1/2" x 32 1/2" framed.
Hondius utilized John White’s map of Virginia and Jacques Le Moyne’s map of Florida to create what amounts to a composite of these two tremendously important late 16th Century maps of the region. The map has a profound impact on the mapping of the region for much of the next Century. (Burden, 151).

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Hondius Southeast U.S. Map

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000Apr 6, 2019