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Auction 100, Lot 319

"Descriptio Frisiae Liberae inter Kinnemum et Amisiam…", Alting, Mensone

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1725 (published)


Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 12.5 inches
41.9 x 31.8 cm

Unusual map of ancient Holland covering the northern provinces of North Holland, Friesland and Groningen. Several settlements are named and major rivers are shown. The pictorial title cartouche is decorated with warriors and dragons.


Condition: B

A couple of faint foxing spots, else very crisp and clean.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/12/2002