Auction 116, Lot 701

"Syria, Cypern, Palestina, Mesopotamia, Babylonia, zwey Arabia mit Bergen, Waesseren und Stetten", Munster/Petri

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia Universalis

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.3 x 12.2 inches
36.3 x 31 cm

Woodblock map covering the region from the Mediterranean (with Cyprus prominently shown) to the Persian Gulf, and from southern Turkey to the Red Sea. Title in German above the map with two text blocks within the map. A tiny ship sails in the sea. German text and illustration on verso.

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Condition: B

Light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/20/2006

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