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Auction 164, Lot 484

"Scotia Septentrionalis", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Northern Scotland

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 5.4 inches
19.8 x 13.7 cm

A delightful small map of northern Scotland filled with the names of towns and decorated with two strapwork cartouches. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5801:352.1.

Condition: A

A dark impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper with several spots of foxing, only one of which appears in the image along the left border.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 9/13/2017