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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.5
Object Name Map
Description "Regni Sueciae Tabula Generalis, divisa in Sueciae, Gotiae, Regna Finniae Ducatum Lapponiam Livoniam ingriam," Amsterdam, 1688, hand-colored engraving, map by Frederick de Wit.

A map of the Kingdom of Scandinavia, including Sweden, Finland and parts of Estonia and Latvia. Dense details of towns, rivers, lakes and the topography of the land fill the map. The architectural title cartouche is surrounded by putti and the four coats of arms of the region.
Title Regni Sueciae Tabula Generalis, divisa in Sueciae, Gotiae, Regna Finniae Ducatum Lapponiam Livoniam ingriam
Date 1688
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator De Wit, Frederick
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20.125 W-23.5 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Scandinavia
Sweden
Finland
Estonia
Latvia