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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.75
Object Name Map
Description "Mantua Ducatus," Amsterdam, c. 1650, hand-colored engraving, map by Willem Blaeu

Map of Mantua, Italy and environs, showing the city surrounded by water, as well as the individual districts, cornfields, rivers, and surrounding towns.
Title Mantua Ducatus
Date 1650
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Willem
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-17.875 W-21.875 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Italy
Mantua