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Auction 95, Lot 351

"Pays, et Coste des Caffres: Empires de Monomotapa Monoemugi, &c.", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Southern Africa

Period: 1660 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.1 x 7.8 inches
28.2 x 19.8 cm
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Charming map of the southern part of Africa fully engraved with mountains, several large rivers and lakes. The kingdom of Monomotapa covers most of the interior. There are numerous placenames throughout. Engraved by A. de Winter.


Condition: B

Couple of small unobtrusive spots.

Estimate: $375 - $425

Sold for: $300

Closed on 6/13/2001