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A generall map of this following Spanish manuscript

Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps, Manuscript atlases
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID P/33(1)
Description Bound sheet. Col. ms. Scale: [ca. 1:19 000 000 (lat)]. Cartographic Note: Scale in English leagues. Contents Note: Shows Sharpe's track. Depicts the silver mine at Potosi. Has a decorated title cartouche and scale. Bound in 'A Wagoner of the South Sea describeing the sea coast from acapulco to Albemarle isle', an English translation of a Spanish derrotero captured from the Spanish ship 'Rosario' by Captain Bartholomew Sharpe in 1680. Hack made multiple copies of this atlas. This one was presented to James II.
Date made 1685

Artist/Maker Hack, William
Place made Wapping
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements 57 x 43.5cm
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