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Map of Suriname about 1677

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The Joode Savanne in Suriname

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Suriname, 1700

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Curacao, 1639

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pharnambuci
Nicolaes Visscher, "Pharnambuci" Metal engraving, 1640(?) Col. Biblioteca Nacional, RJ, Brazil
 
Mauritiopolis and Recife

Joannis Blaeu, Mauritiopolis Reciffa, et Circunjacentia Castra.Copper engraving, c. 1647.
In: Caspar Barléu, Rerum per Octennium in Brasilia Et alibi nupper gestarum.
The National Library Coll. RJ, Brazil

 
Sugarmills
Above: Frans Post, Sugarmill with two rollers, driven by two bullocks.
Stichting Atlas van Stolk, Rotterdam
Below: Frans Post, Sugarmill.
Stichting Atlas van Stolk, Rotterdam, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Brussel.
 

 

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