Map of the Guatemy River


This pen-and-ink watercolor map shows the course of the Guatemy (Iguatemi) River, which flows through the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul. The river’s name is the Tupi-Guarani Indian word for thick, grassy river. It is considered part of the Upper Paraná River Basin.

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Plano do Rio Guatemy

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1 pen-and-ink and watercolor manuscript map ; 26.5 x 35.6 centimeters

Last updated: November 17, 2014