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Auction 142, Lot 405

"Veteris et Novae Britanniae Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Britain

Period: 1697 (circa)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

10.2 x 8.4 inches
25.9 x 21.3 cm
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Very decorative small map of Britain with cartouches in three corners and a compass rose. The map shows counties and major cities with the Orkney Islands inset at upper right.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) #T.CLUV-8a [8].

Condition: A

A strong impression with one faint spot.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $180

Closed on 11/28/2012