Auction 129, Lot 702

"Armenia Syria, Mesopotamia etc.", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Middle East

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.7 inches
19.1 x 14.5 cm

This little map covers the region between the Black and Caspian Seas in the north, and from Egypt to the Persian Gulf in the south. It is finely engraved to show mountains, rivers, lakes, cities and towns. A garland draped title cartouche adorns the map at bottom.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $140 - $200

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/23/2009

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