Tuesday, April 24, 2007

World Map 16th Century

Description: The world map of the Spanish cartographer, conquistador and explorer Juan de la Cosa created in 1500 is the earliest world map showing part of the Americas. Juan de la Cosa sailed the first 3 voyages with Columbus and was the captain of the Santa María.

(Highest res.: jpg, 1163 x 2127 pixel, 200 dpi, file size: 3,3 MB)