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Cape Verde Islands

Title
Pascaert vande Soute Eylanden, ofte Ilhas de Cabo Verde
Author
COLOM, Jacob Aertsz
Publisher
Printed By himselfe dwellinge on the Corne-market in the Fyrie-Colom, with Priviledge,
Publication place
Amsterdam,
Publication date
1668
Price
SOLD
Reference
3936

Description

Engraved map in fine original outline hand-colour

Notes

A chart of the Cape Verde Islands. First colonised in the fifteenth century, they were a crucial stopping point in the Atlantic crossing and were used by slaving and bullion fleets.

Bibliography

Not recorded in Koeman but c.f. Koeman J. Col 6A for a list of the charts.