Auction 127, Lot 679

"Nouvelle Carte pour Servir a l'Histoire de l'Empire d'Orient depuis les Premiers Empereurs Romains…", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Middle East

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19.8 inches
57.2 x 50.3 cm

This map illustrates the extent of the Roman Empire into Asia. It covers the region from the eastern Mediterranean to the Indus River, including the Black and Caspian Seas. Tables of French text provide additional information and an index to the major cities on the map.

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Condition: B

Issued folding, now flattened. There is a 3" long repaired tear in the upper left corner, else very good.

Estimate: $375 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 2/25/2009

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