Lot 381 of 522:
Ptolemaic map of the Caucasus, 1698  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Tab. II. Asiae Sarmatiam Asiaticam repraesentans

Author:
Ptolemy/Mercator

Place:

Publisher:

Date:
c.1698

Description:

Copper-engraved map. 34.7x45.7 cm (13¾x18").

Map of the region between the Black and Caspian Seas, north to the Hyperborie Montes and south to include the Bosphorus Strait. 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:
Very good condition.


 
Item number:
307142
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