Auction 116, Lot 566

"Schwaben und Baeyerlandt Darben auch begriffen der Otenwald", Munster/Petri

Subject: Germany

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia Universalis

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.3 x 12 inches
36.3 x 30.5 cm

Handsome woodblock map covering the historic region of Swabia, one of the original stem duchies of the Germany Empire. The map is centered on the Danube River, with north at the bottom. It includes the cities of Ulm, Nurnburg, Regensburg and Munich. The title is in the upper margin. German text and illustration on verso.

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Condition: A

Old paper repair in bottom margin.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/20/2006

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