The Eastern and Western hemispheres as known in 1626, or as the map reads, "A New and Accurat Map of the World drawne accoring to ye truest Descriptions latest Discoveries & best Observations yt have beene made by English or Strangers 1626". Subtle coloration and glorious decoration throughout. Matted and framed in mahogany with gold inner edge and gold liner. A very impressive piece.
width 28", height 23"