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Auction 156, Lot 719

"Cambaia", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Pakistan & Northern India

Period: 1616 (published)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…

Color: Hand Color

5.3 x 3.7 inches
13.5 x 9.4 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. Latin 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. There is a printer's crease at bottom right and several small worm holes in the blank margins.

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 2/17/2016