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Pieter Van der Aa: Canaries ou Iles Fortunees

Map: AFR3127
 
Cartographer: Pieter Van der Aa
Title: Canaries ou Iles Fortunees
Date: 1727
Published: Leiden
Width: 13 inches / 34 cm
Height: 10 inches / 26 cm
Map ref: AFR3127
Description:
As noted in the title, the Canaries were originally called the "Fortunate Islands" or "Islands of Fortune". The elaborate cartouche features Poseidon, mermaids, and other mythical sea creatures.