1761 WELLS Atlas World map Orbis Terrarum Hodiernis Europais California Island
Orbis Terrarum Cognitus Hodiernis Europais. A small copper engraved antique map of the world shown in two hemispheres in modern times (in 1761). Map shows California as an island, Australia and New Zealand are only partly shown. Upper north west coastline of North America is not shown. Page size 20 x 12.4 cm. Map is in good condition for its age, engravings are clear. Paper has some light age toning.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "maklize" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Edward Wells
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Year: 1761
- Antique: Yes
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Era: 1700s