Auction 101, Lot 266

"Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas Dictarum…", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Bermuda

Period: 1625 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
9 x 6.5 inches
22.9 x 16.5 cm

Nice small map of Bermuda from an English edition of the Atlas Minor. The various tribes noted along with numerous settlements. Strapwork title cartouche and compass rose. Includes the full English text description of the island.

References:

Condition: B

Binder's trim at right just to neatline at upper border. Minor show through of text on verso.

Estimate: $700 - $800

Sold for: $550

Closed on 12/4/2002

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