Catalog Archive
Auction 101, Lot 359

"Taurica Chersonesus Nostra aetate Przecopscaet Gazara dicitur", Mercator/Cloppenburgh

Subject: Ukraine

Period: 1630 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

10 x 7.3 inches
25.4 x 18.5 cm

Attractive map of the region north of the Black Sea from this slightly enlarged edition of the Atlas Minor. Fully engraved to depict the mountains, forests, rivers and towns. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A

Damp stains in margins and close (1/8") trimmed at right.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/4/2002