Auction 133, Lot 506

"Landtafel des Ungerlands, Polands, Reussen, Littaw, Walachen und Bulgaren", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Eastern Europe

Period: 1578 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Black & White

Size:
13.6 x 10.2 inches
34.5 x 25.9 cm

Woodblock map of the region containing present-day Romania, Bulgaria, Moldova and Ukraine, with parts of Poland, Belarus and Russia. It has fine graphic depictions of the rivers, mountains, forests, and towns, with many ancient place names. German text on verso.

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Condition: B+

Some minor soil with a stain in the bottom border. There are two small worm tracks in the upper center of the map.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $210

Closed on 9/1/2010

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