Auction 92, Lot 316

"Tabula Geographica, In Qua Iisraelitarum, Ab Aegypto Ad Kenahanaeam usque profectiones omnes, et stationes describuntur Auctore D.R.M. Mathes", Plancius/Hartgers

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1653 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 11.5 inches
33 x 29.2 cm

A fine copper engraved map of the region surrounding the Dead Sea through the Nile Delta. It depicts the wanderings of the Children of Israel. Panels at top and bottom include 4 vignettes of important events of the Exodus. A very decorative and uncommon map.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,200

Sold for: $750

Closed on 9/13/2000

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