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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.46
Object Name Map
Description "Lusatia superior," Amsterdam, 1644, hand-colored engraving, map by Willem Blaeu

A map of southwestern Poland, showing the region at the border with Germany and the Czech Republic, with the cities of Lieba, Gorlitz, Dresden, Pirnaw and Prybus.
Title Lusatia superior
Date 1644
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Willem
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-19.75 W-23.25 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Poland
Germany
Czech Republic
Lieba
Gorlitz
Dresden
Pirnaw
Prybus