Auction 116, Lot 744

"Genealogie des Anciens Empereurs Tartares, Descendus de Genghiscan", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Asia - Northern

Period: 1719 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.8 x 14.5 inches
42.7 x 36.8 cm

This interesting sheet features a map of Northern Asia focusing on topography and an elaborate family tree showing the lineage of Genghis Khan. The Mongol Empire, founded by Genghis Khan was the largest contiguous empire in world history.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/20/2006

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