Auction 148, Lot 624

"Syriae sive Soriae Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Syria

Period: 1697 (published)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

9.8 x 7.9 inches
24.9 x 20.1 cm

This charming map of ancient Syria is filled with details of topography and place names. The title cartouche is draped over an elephant.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [39].

Condition: A

Attractive color with a hint of offsetting.

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 2/19/2014