Auction 125, Lot 778

"Cambaia", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Pakistan, Northern India

Period: 1616 (circa)

Publication: Tabularum geographicarum contractarum

Color: Hand Color

Size:
5.3 x 3.7 inches
13.5 x 9.4 cm

Charming miniature map of the region encompassing the modern-day border between India and Pakistan and the Indus River valley. The strapwork cartouche encloses the title and distance scale. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

Couple of minor spots in blank margins.

Estimate: $130 - $180

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/24/2008

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