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  • Title/Content of Map: 1596 Braun & Hogenberg Bird's Eye View of the German Town Plon and its Vicinity -- Plona [or] Henrici Ranzovii Producis Cimbrici opera et Impensis Delineatum Anno A C. N 1593
  • Date Printed: 1596, Koln
  • Cartographer: Braun & Hogenberg
  • Size: 14.1 x 19.1 in.

    This is a fascinating view of the town of Plon (Plona) in northen Germany, near Lubeck. Plon traces its history to the 10th century. The view shows Plon, its large large church and the castle above, on an island on the Ploner See. Small boats and fishermen are shown on the lake which is surrounded by several smaller lakes and green fields. In the upper left corner is the palace of Heinrich Rantzau, who requested and funded this view in 1593. In the foreground a nobleman on horse, a nun, a noblewoman and a hunter are shown. Latin text on verso.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Very Good - Excellent. Nice strike and good coloring. Slight toning, mostly near the edges. A few soil spots. Issued centerfold.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Braun & Hogenberg: Antique Birds Eye View of Plon, 1596

    Estimate $500 - $550Feb 28, 2018
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    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
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    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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