"Walcheren," Amsterdam, 1690, hand-colored engraving, map by Nicolaes Visscher II
Walcheren is an island at the mouth of the Scheldt estuary, in the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands. This map includes the cities of Middelburg, Veere, and Vlissingen, and all other large towns, routes, and waterways in the province, including the sand dunes on the two sides of the island that face the North Sea, and the dykes on the sides of the river.
|Role of Creator||Cartographer|
|Creator||Visscher, II, Nicolaes|
|Dimensions||H-21 W-24.75 inches|
|Credit line||Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights|