Lot 371

"Exquisita & Magno Aliquot Mensium Periculo Lustrata Etiam Retecta Freti Magellanici Facies...", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Strait of Magellan Period: 1619 (published) Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae Color: Hand Color Size: 13.7 x 18.3 This exquisite map of the Strait of Magellan predates the discovery of the Straits of Le Maire. It details soundings and navigational hazards in this strategic waterway. The geographic details for... more
11 Sep 2019
USA, Virginia