Auction 93, Lot 98

"Nieuw Engeland in Twee Scheepstogten door Kapitein Johan Smith in de Jaren 1614 en 1615", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Colonial New England

Period: 1710 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.3 x 6.4 inches
23.6 x 16.3 cm

An interesting map covering from Rhode Island to Penobscot Bay. Included is a large "Lacus Irocoisiensis" with several large islands. The map is filled with many placenames, both Indian and early colonial settlements. The pictorial title cartouche depicts early colonists trading with the Indians.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $650

Closed on 12/6/2000

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