Auction 120, Lot 466

"Anglesey [on sheet with] Wight ol: Vectis [and] Garnesay [and] Iarsay", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Channel Islands

Period: 1631 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.8 x 5.4 inches
19.8 x 13.7 cm

This is a reduced version of Mercator's folio map with four maps on one sheet depicting the English islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Wright and Alderney. Each map is embellished with its own decorative title cartouche. German text on verso.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $130 - $170

Sold for: $160

Closed on 7/18/2007

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