Auction 117, Lot 808

"Marocchi Regnum", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Africa - Northwestern

Period: 1628 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.7 inches
19.1 x 14.5 cm

A very attractive small map decorated with two strapwork cartouches and flourishing calligraphy. Mountains, cities and forests fill the land. The capital city of Marruecos (Marrakech) is prominently shown. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $130 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/6/2006

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