Auction 102, Lot 267

"Cuba Insula [on sheet with] Hispaniola Insula [and] Insula Iamaica [and] Ins. S. Ioannis [and] Is. Margareta cum Confiniis", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Greater Antilles

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 5.6 inches
18.3 x 14.2 cm

Copper engraved maps of Cuba above Hispaniola with smaller insets of Havana, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Margarita. German text on verso. From a later edition as cracks in the plate are visible at left.

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Condition: A

Slight text shows through.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $350

Closed on 3/5/2003

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