Auction 114, Lot 653

"Fessae Regnum", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1634 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.5 inches
19.1 x 14 cm

Charming small map of the northeast tip of Africa with Fez showing as the principal city. Decorative title and distance scale cartouches. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: B

Couple of unobtrusive spots, else very good.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006

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