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Auction 180, Lot 734

"A Map of Guinea. Loango &c.", Moll, Herman

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Black & White

10.2 x 7.1 inches
25.9 x 18 cm
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This map of this historically important coast of Africa is engraved in Moll's trademark style. The regions of Guinea are divided into Grain, Ivory, Gold, and Slave coasts. There is a inset at bottom titled A Map of ye Situation of the British Factory at Sherbro &c. with depth soundings and other navigational information.


Condition: B+

A dark impression with light toning, some minor offsetting from an opposing page, and light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $120

Closed on 11/18/2020