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Auction 180, Lot 725

"Aegyptus", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Egypt

Period: 1607 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Black & White

7.4 x 5.8 inches
18.8 x 14.7 cm
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Attractive miniature map of the Nile valley. Hundreds of place names and the pyramids are located. Nicely decorated with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches. Blank verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8650:351.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on a clean sheet of watermarked paper.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/18/2020