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Auction 104, Lot 506

"Castiliae Veteris et Novae Descriptio", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Spain

Period: 1606 (dated)

Publication: Atlas sive Cosmographicae…

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 14.2 inches
49.5 x 36.1 cm
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A fine early map of Spain showing the area of Castile with numerous cities and towns including Madrid and Toledo. The map is beautifully embellished with three strapwork cartouche and the Castilian coat of arms. French text on verso.


Condition: A

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 9/10/2003