Auction 99, Lot 344

"Scotia", Ortelius/Galle

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1577 (circa)

Publication: Epitome du Theatre du Monde

Color: Black & White

Size:
4.2 x 3 inches
10.7 x 7.6 cm

Charming map of Scotland from the first edition of this miniature atlas. North is oriented to the right of the map. Two tiny ships sail in the stipple engraved sea. French text on verso.

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Condition: B

Uneven impression at lower border, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/12/2002

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