Old coloured map of the North Pole by Christoph Weigel. Shows the northern polar area with Greenland and Canada, Iceland, Spitsbergen, Norway and the north coast of Russia. From Bequemer Schul- und Reisen-Atlas also titled Atlas scholasticus et itinerarius by Christoph Weigel. Weigel's well-known travel atlas, which he published in collaboration with Professor Johann David Köhler.
|Title||Facies Poli Arctici adiacentiumque ei regionum ex recentissimis itinerariis delineata cur Chrisophori Weigelii, Norib|
|Publisher, Year||Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718|
|Plate Size||32.3 x 36.2 cm (12.7 x 14.3 inches)|
|Sheet Size||36.4 x 45.9 cm (14.3 x 18.1 inches)|
|Reference||Kershaw, K.A.: Early Printed Maps of Canada I. 1540-1703. No. 414|
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