Auction 89, Lot 230

"Imperium Turcicum in Europa, Asia et Africa Regiones Proprias, Tributarias, Clientelares…",

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1737 (dated)

Publication: Maior Atlas Scholasticus

Color: Hand Color

Size:
25 x 19.5 inches
63.5 x 49.5 cm

Striking map of the Turkish Empire stretching from the Balkan peninsula to the Caspian, Sea and from Egypt through the Arabian peninsula. Decorative title cartouche surrounded by people and the riches of the empire. 3" split on centerfold at bottom, closed with archival tape and some damp stain at sides. Still a lovely large map with original color.

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Condition: C

Estimate: $230 - $250

Sold for: $350

Closed on 12/8/1999

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