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Auction 94, Lot 358

"A New Map of Chinese & Independent Tartary, from the Latest Authorities", Cary, John

Subject: Central Asia

Period: 1806 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

19.7 x 17.9 inches
50 x 45.5 cm
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Very finely detailed map covering the heart of Asia from present-day Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, through to Japan. The map is beautifully engraved to feature the topography as well as political detail.


Condition: A+

Lovely original color in pastel shades.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $200

Closed on 3/7/2001