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Title
China
Creator
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612
Contributor
McCune, Shannon Boyd-Bailey, 1913-
Date Created and/or Issued
1606
1999
Publication Information
I. Hondij
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Asian Maps Collection
Rights Information
East Asian Library, Archival Research Center, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0154
Public domain
Send requests to address or e-mail given.
kklein@usc.edu
Description
Relief shown pictorially.
"Medius Meridianus est 155 reliqui ad hunc inclinantur pro ratione 15 & 58 parallelorum."
Includes illustrations of wheeled wind machine, junk, masted ship, and crucifixion.
Represents Korea as an island, "Corea"
Sea of Korea not labeled.
Map verso has text "Regnum Chinae", p. 354 and 355.
Copper engraving, printed on chain-lined paper.
Type
image
Format
1 map
36 x 47 cm., on sheet 46 x 58 cm.
maps
Identifier
seakorea-m128 [Legacy record ID]
EAMC_127
EAMC2127
http://doi.org/10.25549/seakorea-m128
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EAMC_127.jpg
Language
Latin
Subject
China--Maps--Early works to 1800
China--Description and travel--Early works to 1800
Korea--Maps--Early works to 1800
Maps--Netherlands--1606
G7810 1606 .H7
Place
Scale ca. 1 cm. = 19 German miles (E72º -- W160º / N58º -- N15º)
China
Korea
not after 1606
Source
Sea of Korea Map Collection, map no. EAMC-127 [Identifying number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Asian Maps Collection
Sea of Korea Map Collection
seakorea-m175
Provenance
McCune, Shannon Boyd-Bailey, 1913-

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