Auction 169, Lot 470

"Daniae Regnu", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1610 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.6 x 6.1 inches
19.3 x 15.5 cm

Attractive small map of Denmark, Sleschwig-Holstein and southern Sweden with good detail throughout. Adorned with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches, and a ship and sea monster in the stippled sea. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1500:351.

Condition: A

A dark impression with light toning along the edges of the sheet. The alternate title and page number are printed in the top border.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/12/2018