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Auction 147, Lot 633

"Arachan & Pegu", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Burma and Thailand

Period: 1618 (published)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.7 inches
13.5 x 9.4 cm
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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). French text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8345:342.

Condition: B+

A nice impression with attractive color and very light toning.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/20/2013