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Guineae  Nova descriptio.

Image ID: 1248768

Guineae Nova descriptio. ([1603?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Guineae Nova descriptio.


: Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612 -- Cartographer

Published Date

: [1603?]


: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : col. ; 18 x 16 cm.


: Early map of West Africa stretching from Geneho and the mouth of Niger River to Benin. Shows the course of the Niger through places with many early names. Note 2.) Inset: Map of the Island of Sao Thome.

Standard Reference

: Norwich 316

Source Description

: 1 map : col. ; 18 x 16 cm.


: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / General Research and Reference Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Map N-153

Digital ID

: 1248768

Record ID

: 600846

Digital Item Published

: 1-16-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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