Auction 121, Lot 789

"Zanguebar, Getrokken uit Sanutus, enz. [on sheet with] T'Gedeelte van Zanguebar, Waar in de Kusten van Ajan, en Abex, enz. Getrokken uit Sanutus, enz.", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Africa - Eastern

Period: 1705 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

11.7 x 7.2 inches
29.7 x 18.3 cm

Two maps on one sheet covering the eastern part of Africa. On the left is a map of Mozambique and Tanzania, and on the right is a larger map of Somalia and Ethiopia including the Red Sea and western Saudi Arabia. The map provides a good amount of information, particularly on the major trading cities. From a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/26/2007