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Lot 42
By: Giovanni Antonio Magini
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany
Date: 1597 (circa)

Publication: Geografia

Condition Code: A

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Color: hand color

Size: 4.4 x 4.3 inches
         11.2 x 11.0 cm


    An uncommon diagram showing twelve named windheads around a contemporary terrestrial projection of the earth. This was included in Magini's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia, first published in 1597. On a full sheet of Latin text measuring 7.7 x 11.2".

Condition Description: A dark impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper with light, marginal soiling.

Estimate:
$200.00 - $230.00


Sold for: $190.00

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