“Neue Tafel vor alle Liebhabers und See-fahrende Personen stellet vor ein Orlog oder Kriegs-Schiff mit seinen volligen Tow & Seil Werck Sampt einen Durchgeschnittenen Schiff, auch vor und Hindertheil Desgleichen Booten Chaloupen und Schiff-Heber, nebst noch mehr anderer Schiffs Geraeth-schafft und Zugehörungen” (New overview for all who are interested and also seafarers, of a warship or man-o-war with its complete rigging and sails, as well as a cross-section of the ship and its bow and stern. Also sloops and ship camel and other nautical tools and accessories.) Copper engraving, published by Jean Baptiste Homann in Nuremberg around 1720. Coloured by a later hand. Size: approx. 50 x 59 cm.
Dutch man-o-war at anchor with every aspect of its design and construction. Beneath the main illustration is a highly detailed cross-section of the interior, down to staircases, barrels in storage areas, and 96 cannons. The main drawings are surrounded by details of the ribbing and planking, dry docks, and nautical navigational equipment including different types of compasses. Also the hierachy on board is given from highest ranking officer (Admiral-General), all the way down to the soldiers (of which there are up to 300).