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Auction 174, Lot 438

"Fionia", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Fyn, Denmark

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.1 x 5.3 inches
18 x 13.5 cm
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Charming map of Fyn filled with place names and a large forest. The map is adorned with strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches and a moiré-patterned sea. French text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1530:351.

Condition: A

The impression is a bit weak in the borders and there is light toning along the edges of the sheet. The alternate title and page number at top were printed partially within the border.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 9/11/2019