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Mercator/Hondius: Composite West Indies Map

Lot 0011
  • Map: Cuba Insula/Hispaniola Insula
  • Cartograper: Mercator / Hondius
  • Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1628/1630
  • Size: 20" x 14 1/4"
  • Condition: "wash color. overall age toninglight browning mostly along edges of wide margins. light dampstain on left margintwo small splits along fold in upper and lower margins"

    A French edition of the famous composite map of five West Indian islands from the Mercator/ Hondius Atlas, first published in 1606. The two main maps of Cuba and Hispaniola, each with a title cartouche and mileage scale, are flanked by four smaller maps of Jamaica, Puerto Rico (I. S. Ioannis), and Margarita Island off the coast of Venezuela. The Cuba map includes an inset plan of Havana.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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    Mercator/Hondius: Composite West Indies Map

    Estimate $550 - $700May 9, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #25841 in New York
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert