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Antique Map Auction Sale No. 109 - closed 12/1/2004

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Lot #768: "Tiburtina civitas (Folio CXIII)" Schedel

Antique incunabula Tiburtina civitas Folio CXIII
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Estimate:
$250.00 - $300.00
Sold for: $130.00

Lot 768
By: Schedel
Subject: Incunabula
Date: 1493

Publication: Liber Chronicarum

Condition: B
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Color: hand color

Size: 11.7 x 16.4 inches
29.8 x 41.7 cm

Includes a woodcut view (9 x 8") of Tivoli, just outside of Rome. The hillside town is walled and fortified with numerous tall and turreted buildings. On a full sheet with Latin text and portrait above. On verso are nine engraved portraits of doctors, scholars, popes and cardinals.

Very good impression on a full folio sheet with old color. A little light foxing spots, else very good.

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