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Title [Angliae]
Name Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Type of Resource cartographic
Publisher Location [Place of publication unknown]
Date [1595]
Language lat
Form map
Note 4 maps on 1 sheet : colour ; sheet 38 x 51 cm. The two maps on the left of the sheet measure 15 x 20 cm and the two maps on the right measure 15 x 21 cm. Hand coloured. The sheet is discoloured and soiled. Fold line has been reinforced with paper tape on verso, which shows through in several places on recto. Missing two lower corners; tack holes in two upper corners. Relief shown pictorially.
Note Printed maps. Title from verso. Individual maps have titles: Anglesey; Wight Vectis olim; Garnesay; and, Iar say. On Garnesay map, "Per Gerardum Mercatorem, cum privilegio." Visual scales. Latin text on verso on right side of sheet under heading, "Angliae VII. Tabvla" with signature "XVIII". Described in Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, v. 2, entry Me 12, p. 292, map 23. From atlas, Atlantis Pars Altera. Geographia Nova. Totius Mundi, by Gerard Mercator, 1595 edition. Donated by Don Measner, June 2004.
Subject Geographic Anglesey (Wales)
Subject Geographic Isle of Wight (England)
Subject Geographic Guernsey
Subject Geographic Jersey
Geographic coverage Europe--England, Wales--Isle of Anglesey, Isle of Wight, Guernsey, Jersey
Identifier RMC_107119