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Auction 104, Lot 546

"Persia, The Caspian Sea Done by ye Czar, and Part of Independent Tartary…", Moll, Herman

Subject: Persia

Period: 1732 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Black & White

10.2 x 9.4 inches
25.9 x 23.9 cm
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Extends from the Gulf of Bassora and north to show all of the Caspian and east to include some of India. Locates Armenia, Kurdestan, Independent Tartary, etc. Ispahan is the largest city in the region. Very long and interesting notes related to the author of the map, a "very Ingenious Greek Gentleman…"

References: Phillips (A) 585.

Condition: A

Very fine impression on thick paper.

Estimate: $120 - $140

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/10/2003