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Catalog Number 2014.17.69
Object Name Map
Description "Le Duche de Westphalie ainsi qu'il est presentenment possede par l' Escateur de Cologne," Paris, 1692, hand-colored engraving, map by Pierre Mortier

A map showing the Duchy of Westfalen with Ham and Soest. historic territory in the greater region of Westphalia, located in the east of modern North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Originally, Westphalia formed with Angria and Eastphalia one of the three main regions of Saxony. For most of its history, the duchy was held by the Archbishop and Electorate of Cologne.
Title Le Duche de Westphalie ainsi qu'il est presentenment possede par l' Escateur de Cologne.
Date 1692
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Mortier, Pierre
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20.25 W-24.5 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights