Auction 97, Lot 239

"The Island of Antego", Moll, Herman

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1736 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.4 x 11.3 inches
36.6 x 28.7 cm

Detailed map of the island with roads, towns, forts, churches, "cattle mills" and sugar plantations. The importance of each place is designated by the number of windmills, with six windmills indicating "Plantation of Great Note or Sugar work". Simple title block and compass rose.

References:

Condition: B

Surface soil and small binding tear closed with archival tape.

Estimate: $275 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2001

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