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Auction 104, Lot 62

"Erste Tafel in welcher alle gehorige Wek-Zeuge zur Kriegs-Kunst, und Artillerie, zu Belagerung der Staette Vestungen…", Weigel, Christopher

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

15.6 x 13 inches
39.6 x 33 cm
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An interesting military theme engraving filled with depictions of the instruments for mapmaking and assorted weaponry. At center is a 'legend' map showing various cartographic symbols used in military mapmaking.


Condition: B

Original color. Faint toning on fold, else very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/10/2003