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1746 Homann Map of the Americas -- Americae Mappa Generalis Secundum Legitimas Projectionis
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  • Title: 1746 Homann Map of the Americas -- Americae Mappa Generalis Secundum Legitimas Projectionis Stereographicae Regulas…
  • Cartographer: J. Homann
  • Year / Place: 1746 Nurnberg
  • Map Dimension (in.): 18.2 x 22.4 in.

    This is a very attractive double-page map of the Americas. Western portions of Europe and Africa are shown as well. Northern part of North America past California wasn’t yet discovered by Westerners, and this map reflects that with blank spaces for this unchartered region. Indian tribal lands are named in the map. Great deal of detail customary by this great German cartographer as to topography, rivers, lakes and settlements. The large title cartouche includes two erupting volcanoes, Native Americans, palm trees, sugar cane, parrots, and a pot of gold.

    Reserve: $400.00

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  • Condition
    Very Good. Sharp strike with original hand coloring. Expertly restored on verso via adding a new thicker paper backing. Slight staining mostly in margins. Issued centerfold
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    1746 Homann Map of the Americas -- Americae Mappa Generalis Secundum Legitimas Projectionis

    Estimate $500 - $600
    May 31, 2022
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    Starting Price $320
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    0003: 1746 Homann Map of the Americas -- Americae Mappa Generalis Secundum Legitimas Projectionis

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    Est. $500 - $600Starting Price $320
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    Lot 0003 Details

    Description
    ...
  • Title: 1746 Homann Map of the Americas -- Americae Mappa Generalis Secundum Legitimas Projectionis Stereographicae Regulas…
  • Cartographer: J. Homann
  • Year / Place: 1746 Nurnberg
  • Map Dimension (in.): 18.2 x 22.4 in.

    This is a very attractive double-page map of the Americas. Western portions of Europe and Africa are shown as well. Northern part of North America past California wasn’t yet discovered by Westerners, and this map reflects that with blank spaces for this unchartered region. Indian tribal lands are named in the map. Great deal of detail customary by this great German cartographer as to topography, rivers, lakes and settlements. The large title cartouche includes two erupting volcanoes, Native Americans, palm trees, sugar cane, parrots, and a pot of gold.

    Reserve: $400.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $24.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
    ...
    Very Good. Sharp strike with original hand coloring. Expertly restored on verso via adding a new thicker paper backing. Slight staining mostly in margins. Issued centerfold

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