Water, circa 1689, Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula. Auctore Nicolao Visscher.

Collection: Map Imagery

Parent Map: Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula. Auctore Nicolao Visscher.

Title: Water, circa 1689, Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula. Auctore Nicolao Visscher.

Date Produced: circa 1689

Date Published: circa 1689

Description: The element of Water is represented with a scene Poseidon and Aphrodite riding on a scallop shell being pulled by horses. There are mermaids and mermen playing musical instruments.

Subjects: Mythology · Gods and goddeses · Poseidon (Greek deity) · Aphrodite (Greek deity) · Four elements · Symbolism · Mermaids · Mermen · Animals, Mythical

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