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Delineatio Freti Vaigats - Nova Zembla

€250.00
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Delineatio Freti Vaigats - Nova Zembla

€250.00

Rare miniature map of the so-called Veygats Strait, the thin body of water separating the Novaya Zemlya archipelago from the Russian mainland in the Arctic circle. Handcolored engraving from the pocket atlas Caert Thresoor by Pieter van der Keere ( 1598). It shows how the sea and shores of Nova Zembla as well as the main land got Dutch names like: Nieu Hollant, Staten Eylant, Nieu West Vrieslant, Nieu Walcheren etc.

Size: 9,3 x 13,4 cm

Condition : Good

VAT: Margingoods

 

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