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Mercator Hondius: Helvetia

Map: SWAS1466
 
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: Helvetia
Date: 1630
Published: Amsterdam
Width: 19 inches / 49 cm
Height: 15 inches / 39 cm
Map ref: SWAS1466
Description:
Golden Age map of the whole of Switzerland based on Mercator's map first issued in the 1590s and re-issued in Hondius's landmark work of the early seventeenth century. Hondius gives credit to Mercator for this work on the lower left corner of the map. Original hand colour. [SWAS1466]