Auction 107, Lot 485

"[Title on Verso] Asiae Tabula decima continet India intra Gangem", Waldseemuller/Fries

Subject: India

Period: 1541 (published)

Publication: Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini Geographicae

Color: Black & White

Size:
18.7 x 11.5 inches
47.5 x 29.2 cm

Woodblock map illustrating the Ptolemaic concept of the region of Northern India reduced from Martin Waldseemuller's map. Title is on verso.

References: Mickwitz II #211-24.

Condition: A

Very faint centerfold toning, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $180

Closed on 6/9/2004

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