Auction 99, Lot 424

"Map of The Country from Sues to Mount Sinai", Anon.

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1800 (circa)

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Size:
11.2 x 7.1 inches
28.4 x 18 cm

An unusual map detailing the southeastern part of the Sinai Peninsula. Inset view entitled "View of Mount Sinai from Tor." North is oriented to the left. The map shows the tracts of Karsten Niebuhr and Dr. Shaw in the region. The map is partially colored in the sea only.

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Condition: B

Damp stain just entering view.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Unsold

Closed on 6/12/2002

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