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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.77
Object Name Map
Description "Expeditiones Hannibalis Hispaniam, Galliam, Italiam, Africam &c. ex Plutarcho &c., Amsterdam, c. 1730, hand-colored engraving, map by Pierre du Val, published by John Covens and Cornelius Mortier

This map depicts the eastern part of the Mediterranean Basin as far as the Adriatic Sea, illustrating the route of the infamous Carthaginian military commander Hannibal through Northern Africa and southern Europe. This is a Dutch edition of du Val's earlier map of the same name.
Title Expeditiones Hannibalis Hispaniam, Galliam, Italiam, Africam &c. ex Plutarcho &c.
Date c. 1730
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Du Val, Pierre
Role of Creator 2 Publisher
Creator 2 Covens, John
Role of Creator 3 Publisher
Creator 3 Mortier, Cornelius
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-25.375 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Mediterranean
Europe
North Africa
Hannibal