Auction 90, Lot 306

"Guinea",

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1623 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 5.7 inches
18.3 x 14.5 cm

A beautiful small map of the west coast of Africa covering the coast from Sierra Leone to Gabon with a large inset of "I.S. Thomae". Decorated with a sea monster and strapwork title cartouche. In fine original color, which is very uncommon on maps from this atlas.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $170 - $200

Sold for: $180

Closed on 3/15/2000

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