Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam terrasque adjecentes, ut et anteriores Americae insulas, curses itidem et reditus navigantium versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculos ponens / cura et sumptibus Tobiae Conradi Lotteri, geographi et chalcographi Augustae Vindel


Creator: Lotter, Tobias Conrad, 1717-1777
Title: Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam terrasque adjecentes, ut et anteriores Americae insulas, curses itidem et reditus navigantium versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculos ponens / cura et sumptibus Tobiae Conradi Lotteri, geographi et chalcographi Augustae Vindel
Date: 1739?
Map Number: hmap1739l6
Scale: 50 vulgaria milliaria gallica = 15/16 inch
Scale: Scale [ca. 1:8,500,000]
Original Material: 1 map : col. ; 48 x 58 cm.
Publication Data: [Augsburg, Germany : s.n., ca. 1740]
Description: Hand colored.
Relief shown pictorially.
One vignetter; one cartouche.
In Latin.
Depths shown by soundings.
Oriented with north toward the upper left.
Engraved by: Tob: Con: Lotter.
Includes latitude and longitude.
Includes decorative vignette with scene of sea battle and figures examining goods in chest in lower left.
"Scala milliaria" in cartouche in upper left with text beneath: "Cum gratia et privil. S.R.I. Vicariatus, in partibus Rheni, Sueuiae, et juris Franconici."
Includes notes.
Shows colonial North America and Caribbean.
The British colonies are east of the Appalachian Mountains; shows France's dominion through the Mississippi valley and Florida and Spain's over Mexico and New Mexico.
Inset maps: Bahia Portus Belli -- Tractus bahiae et civitatis Havanae -- Tractus civitatis Carthagena castel ejus -- Vera Cruz.
Scales and compass roses included in each inset with the exception of the inset of Vera Cruz, which does not include a compass rose.
Same map as Seutter, Matthew. Mappa geographia with Lotter substituted for Seutter.
Phillips, Lowery Collection - 328
Phillips, 5973, no. 100
Subjects: North America--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--British--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--French--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish--Maps--Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hmap/id:hmap1739l6
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library