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Auction 174, Lot 416

"Westmorland, Castria, Cestria Etc", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northern England & Wales

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.1 x 5.3 inches
18 x 13.5 cm
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This is a reduced version of Mercator's map of northwestern England and northern Wales with the Isle of Man. It also covers the east coast of Ireland. It is adorned with strapwork title and scale cartouches, a ship and a fierce sea monster. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5111:351.

Condition: A

Light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 9/11/2019