Charts and maps, Manuscript atlases

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Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps, Manuscript atlases
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID P/33(102)
Description Bound sheet. Col. ms. Additional Places: Peru, Puerto Tambo de Mora. Contents Note: Anchorages shown. Sailing directions. Note: 'where the Anchor is drawn from Chincha is transported Cork silver &c. Where the other is drawn near the River of Brayo is shipt of Indian Corne wheat & Peas: which is brought out of the Country in waggons to the sea side'. 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 40.5 x 50cm
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