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Auction 98, Lot 375

"Tabula Asiae IX", Ruscelli, Girolamo

Subject: Southern Asia

Period: 1561 (circa)

Publication: La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo

Color: Black & White

9.3 x 7 inches
23.6 x 17.8 cm
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Ptolemaic map of the region covering most of present-day Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Bold mountain ranges divide the regions. Trapezoidal projection. Text on verso.


Condition: B

Light toning along fold.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 3/6/2002