Lot 427 of 517:
Map of Caucasus region c.1595  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$36
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
Tab. II. Asiae Sarmatiam Asiaticam repraesentans

Author:
Ptolemy, Claudius / Gerard Mercator

Place:
Antwerp or Amsterdam

Publisher:

Date:
c.1595

Description:

Copper-engraved map. 35x45.5 cm (13¾x18").

Map covering the region between the Black and Caspian Seas, north to the Hyperborie Montes and south to include the Bosphorus Strait and Caucasus mountains. An illustration of the Alexandrii Columne is featured near the center of the map and a group of shepherds are shown with their flock. Mercator originally published this map in his 1578 edition of Ptolemy's great Geography.


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Condition:
Near fine.

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Item number:
291235b
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