Auction 97, Lot 469

"Aegyptus", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Egypt

Period: 1621 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.4 x 5.7 inches
18.8 x 14.5 cm

Attractive miniature map of the Nile valley. Hundreds of place names and the pyramids are located. Nicely decorated with strapwork title and distance scale cartouches.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $110 - $130

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2001

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