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Auction 138, Lot 514

"Ultonia Contatia et Media", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northern Ireland

Period: 1607 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 5.3 inches
19.1 x 13.5 cm

Handsome map of the provinces of Ulster and Connaught in the northern part of Ireland. The map is filled with detail of towns and topography and is adorned with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.

References: Law, p. 28.

Condition: A

Marginal soiling. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 12/7/2011