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Auction 190, Lot 373

"Momonia et Lagenia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: Southern Ireland

Period: 1630 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 5.4 inches
19.8 x 13.7 cm
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Decorative little map of the southern Irish provinces of Mounster and Leinster filled with many place names. The map is adorned with decorative cartouches for the scale of miles and title as well as a grinning sea monster to the west of Galway Bay. Dutch text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5902:352.1.

Condition: B+

There is light show-through of text on verso.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 11/16/2022