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Virginia, Two Engraved Maps.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1586
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Virginia, Two Engraved Maps. Arnoldus Montanus's (1625-1683) Nova Virginiae Tabula, 17th c., after John Smith's map, hand-colored, matted and framed; [Together with] a small-format engraved map of Virginia taken from a German-language book, page 389 from the book with the running headline, "Von Virginia," very similar in appearance to the map above, also hand-colored, matted and framed. (2)
Estimate $200-300


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John Smith, Nova Virginiae Tabula, Arnoldus

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