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Model # EUR1397
Marchionatus Brandenburgicus - Parts of Northern Germany and Poland ***SOLD*** - Maker: Hondius
Antique hand colored map of what is now Northern Germany and part of Poland Created in 1644 by Hondius. This map includes two compass roses with ships and two ornate cartouches, one with a reclining woman holding a large key and German coat of arms, the other features putti with a coat of arms and banner that reads Mourir pour vivre. This map shows the Baltic Sea in the north to Wittenberg in the south and from Wismar in the west to modern Darlow in Poland (then Rugenwalde) in the east. Prominent cities on this map include Berlin, Stettin, Rostock, Brandenburg, Frankfurt an der oder, and more. Great detail of rivers, lakes, forests, marshes, cities, towns, and regional borders. Very good overall antique condition. Approx. 19 x 21.5 to neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1644
1644Hondius

Model # CAR019
The Islands of the Bahamas *****SOLD***** - Maker: George Annand
Antique printed color pictorial map of the Bahama Islands with insets of the Island of New Providence and the city of Nassau published in 1951 by George Annand. Features vingettes of pirates, the native straw market, and Coulmbus' ships at the location of his landfall. Also shows the British currency in use on the Island of New Providence and the many types of fish to be found the the seas nearby. This map was likely used to promote tourism as it proclaims "It's June year 'round in the Bahamas" and specifically points out local activities to engage in. The lower left of the map is filled with a cartouche showing the island's connection to Britain through its flags, badge, and coat of arms. Has been restored. Very good overall antique condition. approx. 20 x 22 inches *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1951
1951George Annand

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