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Auction 114, Lot 583

"Persici vel Sophorum Regni Typus", Hondius, Jodocus

Subject: Persia - Iran

Period: 1633 (circa)

Publication: Atlas sive Cosmographicae

Color: Hand Color

19.6 x 13.8 inches
49.8 x 35.1 cm
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Fine map of the Persian empire based on Ortelius' map of the same title. The map is filled with mountains, rivers, lakes, and villages. Embellished with two large strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches.


Condition: B

Fine original color with minor overall toning.

Estimate: $400 - $475


Closed on 3/1/2006