Auction or Gallery status
User login

Forgot your password or username?

Catalogue




Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Title: Carte generale du monde ou description du monde terrestre & aquatique / Generale waereld kaart, of beschryving van de land en water waereld.
Published in: Amsterdam, 1700
   
Size: 15.7 x 18.5 inches.
40.0 x 47.0 cm.
Colouring:

Coloured.
Condition: In good condition. Wide margins. Spot light spotting of paper?
Condition Rating

World map from a Dutch Bible. The map is drawn on Mercator's projection with CALIFORNIA AS AN ISLAND and the Detroit d'Anian connected by dotted lines through the NORTHWEST PASSAGE to'Butons Bay' located to the west of Hudson Bay. In the Pacific is a small coastline of New Zealand. The northeast coast of Asia is severely truncated.
Australia's northern coast is shown connected to New Guinea and a tiny part of Van Diemen's Land is depicted. Across the top of the map are five spheres depicting Day and Night, the Flood, the phases of the moon, and the Western and Eastern Hemispheres.
Reference: Shirley, World, 622.



map Thumbnail Catalogue  book Catalogue  Category:  World Maps | Check Archive |

COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte generale du monde ou description du monde terrestre & aquatique / Generale waereld kaart, of beschryving van de land en water waereld.
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte generale du monde ou description du monde terrestre & aquatique / Generale waereld kaart, of beschryving van de land en water waereld. high resolution image of old map
Click image to zoom old map image | description



We sell since 35 years genuinely OLD maps, atlases, prints and every item on the site is clearly dated and priced. Items are made by copper engraving, or otherwise stated.

Measurements are given in millimeters and inches, height is given first, excluding margins.
Colour is by hand. 'Original colours' means; that the item was coloured at or about the time of publication. 'Coloured' means that the map is coloured in this century or at the end of last century.
A colour code is used. help In addition we use a condition rating system help
On top we use our unique HiBCOR grading system which can help the starting collector to set his focus.

Certificate of authenticity Warranty
We warranty the authenticity of each map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript described in this catalogue. There is no time limitation to this garantuee.
- Splits, tears, discolouration and other defects are carefully noted. In addition we use a condition rating system help
 If the condition report does not show remarks about splits, tears, discolouration, etc; this means there are non to be found in the item!.
 As a general rule we try to offer maps of a high quality standard

- Any map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript differing from the catalogue description may be returned for a full refund. help
- A certificate of authenticity is provided for each acquired map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript.

- The items in the Fixed-sale catalog are immediately available and no commission is charged.
- Sales are not subject to VAT or Sales Tax. Buyers from within the State of Florida a 7% sales tax will be added to you bill.
- Shipping fee is $25 per combined shipment, including handling and insurance.

- We accept checks, Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, and bank transfers.

FAQ
Click for more details about buying in fix sale gallery, or bidding at auction.
Many answers are likely to find in help section.

Paulus Swaen Internet Auction
is the first internet auction specializing in old maps, Medieval manuscripts and prints. It is a unique place for buying and selling antique maps, atlases, books, and medieval manuscripts.
We are in the map business for 35 years! more
Lot number: 40202

COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte generale du monde ou description du monde terrestre & aquatique / Generale waereld kaart, of beschryving van de land en water waereld.
zoom


Item is sold!
Visit the Archive to see for how much the item sold.


Ad this item to My Gallery and get a free allert when this or similar items come available.


Look for other maps of World Maps
who are available for sale.

H!BCoR*** help
GRADING
Historical
Beauty
Condition
Rarity

 Add to my gallery  
Like this item?
Thinking about buying later on?
Or just create a virtual collection !
With Wishlist you can collect all
Your Favorite maps in one place
by simply pressing a button!
[ Read More ]
 

 





This item is sold.
Missed this item? Never miss another item again!
Register your free account today & receive email updates!

Look for other maps of World Maps
who are available for sale.


Ad this item to your WishList and get free updates when a similar item comes available.