Jun 07, 2018 - Sale 2481

Sale 2481 - Lot 2

Price Realized: $ 422
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
(AFRICA.) Janssonius, Johannes. Group of 6 double-page engraved maps of regions in Africa. Approximately 19x22 inches each sheet size, wide margins, French text on verso; original hand-coloring; heavy staining at margins occasionally extending into images, several tears and repairs. sold as is. Amsterdam, circa 1645

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comprising: Guinea (Coast of Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Benin, Nigeria) Fezzae et Marocchi (Straits of Gibraltar, Morocco) Turcicum Imperium (Egypt, Red Sea, Arabia) Aethiopia Superior vel Interior vulgo Abissinorum (Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan, Kenya) Aethiopia Inferior vel Exterior (South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe) Barbaria (Mediterranean Coast, mouth of the Nile River, and fortifications of Carthage in Tunisia).