Auction 137, Lot 763

"Arachan & Pegu", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Burma and Thailand

Period: 1616 (circa)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum Libri…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
5.2 x 3.6 inches
13.2 x 9.1 cm

North is shown to the left of this miniature map of the Burmese kingdoms of Arakan and Pegu. The map extends to also cover a portion of Thailand with the city of Siam shown on a large island near the mouth of the Menan fluvius (Chao Phraya River). Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

There are some minor spots in the blank margin and some roughness at paper edge, well away from the map.

Estimate: $190 - $220

Unsold

Closed on 9/14/2011

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