Old Maps Collection
Pierre du Tombeau de S.t François Xavier
Froger, François, 1676-1715, author
Physical Map Dimension (cm):
33 x 22 cm, on sheet 38 x 28 cm
The front of the tombstone is headed by a Christian Cross with the inscription first in Chinese and then Portuguese. The back of the stone is all in Portuguese and headed by the monogram of the Society of Jesus.
Original is a colored manuscript map from the manuscript 'Relation du Premier voyage des François a la Chine' by François Froger.
Title, legend and scale in French with Tombstone in Portuguese and Traditional Chinese.
Francis Xavier, Saint, 1506-1552
[fol. 56 recto]
Relation du Premier voyage des François a la Chine
Froger, François, 1676-1715
Biblioteca da Ajuda
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