Auction 142, Lot 548

"Slavonia Croatia Bosnia. Dalmat.", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1607 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm

A handsome small map of the Balkans includes the regions of Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia and Dalmatia. Prominent are the Danube, Sauus, and Drauus Rivers. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

A hint of toning and marginal soiling. Manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 11/28/2012

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