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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.59
Object Name Map
Description "Circulus Sueviae Continens Ducatum Wirtenbergensem," Nuremberg, 1730, engraving, map by Johann Baptist Homann

A map of southwestern Germany, around Lake Constance, and into Switzerland, with Nuremburg at the northeast edge. The Danube River flows across the center of the map.
Title Circulus Sueviae Continens Ducatum Wirtenbergensem
Date 1730
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Homann, Johann Baptiste
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20.5 W-24 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Germany
Switzerland
Lake Constance