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Auction 167, Lot 343

"Siciliae Regnum", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Sicily, Italy

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 5.6 inches
19.8 x 14.2 cm

Delightful small map of Sicily filled with topographical detail, place names, and a flaming Mt. Etna. Embellished with title and scale cartouches. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #7510:352.1.

Condition: A

A sharp impression on watermarked paper with light show-through of text on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/28/2018