"Slooten - Ylst - Worcum - Hinloopen," Amsterdam, 1649, hand-colored engraving, map by Joan Blaeu
This map contains aerial views of Sloten, Ijlst, and Workum, and a profile view of Hindeloopen-four cities in Friesland, a province in northwest Netherlands. Sloten is a heavily fortified city; the other three are shown built around the main river on a series of canals. Each view is titled within a furled banner and bears the arms of the city.
|Title||Slooten - Ylst - Worcum - Hinloopen|
|Role of Creator||Cartographer|
|Dimensions||H-20 W-25.375 inches|
|Credit line||Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights|