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Auction 185, Lot 464

"Ultonia Conatia et Media", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Northern Ireland

Period: 1621 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.3 x 5.3 inches
18.5 x 13.5 cm
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Handsome map of the provinces of Ulster and Connaught in the northern part of Ireland. The map is filled with detail of towns and topography and is adorned with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches. Latin text on verso.

References: Law, p. 28; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5901:351.

Condition: B+

A dark impression with light toning, a printer's crease at right, and a professionally repaired chip in the left blank margin.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 11/17/2021