Old antique chart of New Guinea by W.C. Schouten 1618
Caarte van Nova Guinea, Nieulijck inden iare 1616 bezeijlt, ende beschreven door Willem Schouten van Hoorn.
Old, antique chart of the north coast of New Guinea with the route of Eendrachtas far as Ternate, by W.C. Schouten.
Title also in French and Latin.
Size (not including margins): 15 x 27cm (5.9 x 10.5 inches)
Condition Rating: A+
From: Journael ofte Beschrijyvinghe van de wonderlicke reyse gedaen ... Amsterdam, W. Blaeu, 1618.
"The mapping of this coast meant a noticeable improvement in its depiction." (Schilder).