This reproduction antique map of the world was originally created in 1595 by the famous Dutch cartographer Jodocus Hondius. The map shows the routes of Sir Francis Drake between 1577 and 1580 and Thomas Cavendish between 1586 and 1588. Beautifully illustrated artwork surround separated east and west hemispheres. Insets show landings at California and Java as well as views of Drake's welcome at Moluccas and Drake's ship cast on the rocks near Celebes.
A gorgeously drawn map of the world from the past that will look fantastic hanging in your home or office. This antique reproduction map has been cleaned, restored, and digitally enhanced for the best print quality.