Auction 115, Lot 734

"Fessae Regnum", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1628 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.8 inches
19.1 x 14.7 cm

Charming small map of the northeast tip of Africa shows Fez as the principal city. Decorative title and distance scale cartouches embellish . French text on verso.

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Condition: A

Lightly toned with small damp stain in blank margin.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/21/2006

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