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Auction 185, Lot 446

"Warwicum Northampton, Huntingdon Cantabr. Etc.", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Southeast England

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.1 x 5.5 inches
18 x 14 cm
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Appealing small map of southeastern England including London, Salisbury, Oxford, Cambridge, Leicester, and Norwich and the Isle of Wight. The map is filled with minutely engraved detail and is graced with two strapwork cartouches and a moiré patterned sea. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5114:351.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with some toning.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/17/2021