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Pieter van den Keere: Momonia

Map: IRE2028
 
Cartographer: Pieter van den Keere
Title: Momonia
Date: 1617
Published: Amsterdam
Width: 5 inches / 13 cm
Height: 3 inches / 8 cm
Map ref: IRE2028
Description:
Miniature map of the Irish province of Munster, formerly the Gaelic Kingdom of Munster, published by Willem J. Blaeu in a pocket atlas of the British Isles. This map, along with 43 others of England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland were engraved by Pieter van den Keere in 1599 for an unknown atlas which never came to fruition. Instead, the copperplates were purchased by Blaeu and finally published in an atlas in 1617. Coloured. [IRE2028]