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Map-"Nova Belgica et Anglia Nova"

1942.1848 (RS115146)

Description

Map depicting portions of the east coast of North America with pictoral elements including tall ships, bears, Native Americans, and canoes. Hand-colored. Appears to be a page from an atlas.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1675-1774
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Map
maps
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
17 7/8 x 22 1/2 x 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1848
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60965

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