Auction 121, Lot 579

"Brandeburg et Pomerania", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Germany

Period: 1631 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.5 inches
19.1 x 14 cm

A decorative map that shows northeastern Germany and a bit of Poland with Berlin at center. The map is nicely engraved with rivers and forests, and cities symbolized by tiny castles. The lower corner are adorned with strapwork title and scales cartouches. German text on the verso.

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Condition: A

A little faint toning, still very good.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/26/2007

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