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Lot 0004
  • Title/Content of Map: Candia cum Insulis aliquot circa Graeciam.
  • Cartographer: Gerard Mercator
  • Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1619
  • Size: 19" x 13 1/2"
  • Condition: wash color; overall age toning

    A splendid map of Crete with two cartouches and sailing ships at sea from the 1619 Latin edition of Mercator's landmark Atlas. The dramatic title cartouche is flanked by smaller inset maps of the islands of Corfu, Zakynthos, Milos, Naxos, Santorini, and Karpathos.

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  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $17.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • Canada/Mexico: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere in Canada or Mexico
  • International: Flat-rate of $45.00 to anywhere in the world
  • Location: This item ships from New York

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    Mercator: Antique Map of Crete, 1619

    Estimate $220 - $250
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    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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