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Auction 151, Lot 669

"Cambaia", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Pakistan & Northern India

Period: 1618 (published)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.8 inches
13.5 x 9.7 cm

Charming miniature map of the region encompassing the modern-day border between India and Pakistan and the Indus River valley. The strapwork cartouche encloses the title and distance scale. French text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8310:342.

Condition: A

A nice impression with attractive color on watermarked paper. The bottom margin has been slightly trimmed, but still with ample room.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 11/19/2014