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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2015.12.2
Object Name Map
Description Henricus Hondius
Pars Flandriae orientalis; Franconatum, insulam Cadsant etc., Civitatesq...
Engraving
Amsterdam, ca. 1638

Engraved uncolored map of Flanders, focusing on the cities of Brugge and Ghent. The North Sea is at the top of the map, along with the western coast of Belgium.
Title Pars Flandriae orientalis; Franconatum, insulam Cadsant etc., Civitatesq...
Date ca. 1638
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Hondius, Henricus
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-15.75 W-19.75 inches
Place of Origin Europe/Netherlands/Amsterdam
Subjects Belgium
Flanders
Brugge
Ghent
North Sea