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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.27
Object Name Map
Description "Glottiana Praefectura Inferior, cum Baronia Glascuensi, The Nether Warde of Clyds-Dail and Baronie of Glasco," Amsterdam, 1664, hand-colored engraving, map by Joan Blaeu

Map of Scotland, centered on the city of Glasgow and Lanarkshire, also called the County of Lanark, a historic county in the central Lowlands of Scotland. Decorative multicolor title cartouche with four people and animals (top left). Text page is on the back.
Title Glottiana Praefectura Inferior, cum Baronia Glascuensi, The Nether Warde of Clyds-Dail and Baronie of Glasco
Date 1664
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Joan
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20.375 W-23.25 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Netherlands/Amsterdam
Subjects Scotland