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Nova Virginiae tabvla

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Nova Virginiae tabvla
Gryp, Dirck (Engraver)
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon (1571-1638) (Cartographer)
Smith, John (1580-1631) (Cartographer)
Hondius, Jodocus (1563-1612) (Cartographer)

John H. Levine Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1644 (Questionable)
Place: [Amsterdam]
Publisher: Ex Officina Guiljelmi Blaeuw,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-7389 [Levine]
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Content: State 2. Based on John Smith's map of the Chesapeake Bay. "Copper plates for a number of maps made originally by Jodocus Hondius Jr. were purchased by [W.J.] Blaeu in 1629 and the imprints altered to reflect the new ownership" --Verner, Smith's Virginia and its derivatives.
Content: Appears in Willem Blaeu's Atlantis appendix. Possibly from his Le Thhbtre dv monde.
Content: Cartouches: title at top center; scale and publisher statement at bottom center; "Notarum explicatio" above Indian figure.
Content: Inset ill.: "Status Regis Powhatan" in upper left corner.
Content: John H. Levine Bequest.
Content: Large standing figure of Indian along right border at the center; royal coat of arms to the left of it.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 86.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: On verso, catchword: naux; sig. I, [p.] 9.
Content: Oriented with north towards the right.
Content: Relief shown pictorially.
Content: Shows Chesapeake Bay region.
Citation/reference: Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, I, p. 121
Citation/reference: Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 162
Statement of responsibility: D. Grijp, sculpt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 46 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 9865009
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14963762
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2b6e39b0-c6f0-012f-ffdb-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1644: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Nova Virginiae tabvla" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1644. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Nova Virginiae tabvla" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1644). Nova Virginiae tabvla Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Nova Virginiae tabvla