Auction 129, Lot 814

"Fessae Regnum", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1620 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 6 inches
19.1 x 15.2 cm

This charming small map of Morocco and Algeria extends south to Beninia and Nussini. A bold strapwork title cartouche and an intricate sailing ship embellish the map. German text on verso.


Condition: B+

Damp stain at bottom with some paper restoration in the bottom right corner, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 9/23/2009