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Auction 146, Lot 539

"Erpach Graffschafft Erpach Comitatus",

Subject: Southwestern Germany

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.2 x 13.3 inches
46.2 x 33.8 cm
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A decorative copper-engraved map of the Odenwald region, surrounded by Worms in the west, Heidelberg in the south, and Darmstadt and Aschaffenburg in the north. Several large rivers flow through the region, including the Rhein, Neckar, and Main Rivers. A large coat of arms and a compass rose decorate the map. Engraved by P. Fehr.


Condition: B

Issued folding on watermarked paper with light soiling. There are two tears that have been closed on verso with paper tape: a 1" tear adjacent to a fold above the scale of miles, and a tear that enters 2" into image at bottom.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 9/4/2013