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Auction 190, Lot 59

"America", Moll, Herman

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Period: 1732 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.8 x 10.4 inches
19.8 x 26.4 cm
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Boldly engraved small map showing California as an Island with an indented northern coast and Mozeemleck to the north. R. Longue and Gnacsitares extend to the west of the Mississippi River. Names the Gulf of California. Filled with trade winds and directions between 30° north and south latitude.

References: McLaughlin #213; Shirley (BL Altases) T.MOLL-9a #42.

Condition: B+

A dark impression on a bright sheet with a couple of small tears and abrasion near the title cartouche that have been professionally repaired on verso.

Estimate: $450 - $550


Closed on 11/16/2022