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Pas caerte van Nieu Nederlandt en de Engelsche Virginies Van Cabo Cod tot Cabo Canrick

1666
Origin: Europe, Netherlands, Amsterdam (possibly)
OH: 21 1/2" x OW: 25"
Black and white line engraving with period color and gold highlights
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 2017-71
Cartouche reads: "Pas caerte van/ NIEU NEDERLANDT/ en de Englsche/ VIRGINIES/ Van Cabo Cod tot Cabo Canrick"
Label:From atlas by Pieter Goos, "De Zee Atlas ofte Water-Weerel" which was the most commercially successful of the seventeenth-century Dutch sea atlases. The northeastern portion of the map is identified as Niew Nederlandt (New Netherland) despite the English claim to the area after 1664.

This copy published in William C. Wooldridge, 'Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War" (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012), #60, pp. 60-61.