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Auction 105, Lot 295

"[Von den Britannischen Inseln]", Munster/Petri

Subject: Britain

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 3.2 inches
13.2 x 8.1 cm
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Woodblock map on a full sheet (7.9 x 11.9") of German text. It presents a broad outline of the British Isles with no detail other than the location of the cities of Edinburgh, London, Oxford, Dover and Wexford.


Condition: A

Attractive later color. Mild toning with a few spots in text.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/3/2003