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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.32
Object Name Map
Description "Utriusque Castiliae nova descriptio," Amsterdam, 1640, hand-colored engraving heightened with gold, map by Willem Blaeu

A map of Castile, Spain, including the cities of Cordova, Toledo, Madrid and Cartagena.
Title Utriusque Castiliae nova descriptio
Date 1640
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Willem
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20.5 W-23.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Spain
Castile
Cordova
Toledo
Madrid
Cartagena