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Auction 91, Lot 25


Subject: World

Period: 1713 (published)

Publication: Universus Terrarum Orbis

Color: Hand Color

5.6 x 4 inches
14.2 x 10.2 cm

An attractive map of most of the world centered on the Atlantic Ocean and featuring a huge southern continent "Terra Incognita". The northwest coast of North America and Asia east of India are not depicted. The oceans are stipple engraved and rhumb lines cross the map. On a full sheet of Latin text.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $425

Closed on 6/14/2000