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Auction 180, Lot 490

"Marchionatus Brandenburgi et Ducatus Pomeraniae Tabula quae est Pars Septentrionalis Circuli Saxoniae Superioris", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Northern Germany & Poland

Period: 1680 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21.9 x 19.1 inches
55.6 x 48.5 cm
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A handsome and detailed map of the historical regions of Brandenburg and Pomerania, straddling the modern-day border between Germany and Poland. The map is fully engraved with towns, political boundaries, rivers, and forests. The map is embellished with a title cartouche floating in the clouds with putti and coats of arms, and a distance scale featuring bee hives and a field of wheat.


Condition: A

A sharp impression with contemporary outline color. There is minor scattered foxing.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $220

Closed on 11/18/2020