Auction 103, Lot 498

"Carte des Isles de la Sonde, et des Isles Moluques.", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: East Indies - Indonesia

Period: 1779 (circa)

Publication: Atlas de toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.6 x 8.6 inches
32 x 21.8 cm

Great little map focusing on the islands of Java, Sumatra, Celebes, Borneo, New Guinea as well as the tip of Australia's northern coast. Interesting notations depict the directions of the winds during the various months of the year. Includes an inset map of the Moluccas.

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Condition: A

Recent color.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/11/2003

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