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Auction 98, Lot 414

"Empire du Monomotapa et Etats Voisins", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Africa - Southern

Period: 1748 (circa)

Publication: L' Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Black & White

10.2 x 8 inches
25.9 x 20.3 cm
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Features the Kingdom of Monomotapa roughly in today's Mozambique. Based on Delisle, it includes the Zambeze River and is bisected by the Tropic of Capricorn. Filled with notations including rivers where the source is unknown.


Condition: A

Folding as issued, with small area of very faint offsetting.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $80

Closed on 3/6/2002