Auction 115, Lot 743

"Zanguebar, Getrokken uit Sanutus, enz. [on sheet with] T'Gedeelte van Zanguebar, Waar in de Kusten van Ajan, en Abex, enz. Getrokken uit Sanutus, enz.", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Africa - Eastern

Period: 1667 (published)

Publication: L'Afrique de Marmol…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12 x 7.3 inches
30.5 x 18.5 cm

Two maps on one sheet covering the eastern part of Africa. On the left is a map of Mozambique and Tanzania, and on the right is a larger map of Somalia and Ethiopia including the Red Sea and western Saudi Arabia. The map provides a good amount of information, particularly on the major trading cities.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $170 - $220

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/21/2006

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