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Hollandt comitatus Vtricht episcope
English: A rare and beautiful 1606 map of Holland ( Netherlands ) by Gerard Mercator. Amsterdam appears at the center and the map extends south as far as Harderwyck and west as far as Rhenen and Rotterdam. The Zuyder Zee, now a damned inland waterway, occupied the lower center of the map and a sea monster lying in wait for unwary ships – one of which sails in at the top right of the map. Elaborate title cartouche top center.
Date 1606
date QS:P571,+1606-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Dimensions Height: 13.5 ″ (34.2 cm); Width: 20 ″ (50.8 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,13.5U218593;P2049,20U218593
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Geographicus link: Hollandt-mercator-1606
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