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Auction 101, Lot 248

"Brasilia", Bertius, Petrus

Subject: Brazil

Period: 1616 (circa)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum

Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 3.8 inches
13.2 x 9.7 cm
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Miniature map of Brazil with numerous place names along the coastline. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A

Dark impression and lovely old color. Even toning and tiny tear in bottom margin, repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 12/4/2002