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MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  Portugalliae que olim Lusitania.., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Portugalliae que olim Lusitania..
Amsterdam, 1628, In attractive strong original colours.. 333x490mm. A good and strong impression. In mint condition. The cartouche is highlighted with gold dots !
The best-known map of Portugal, after Alvares Secco (1560), orientated west to the top of the sheet. Secco's map was copied by many mapmakers and publishers for upwards of a century.
Engraved by the master engraver Baptista van Doetecum. Richly embellished with cartouches, compass rose, sailing...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 510  

Condition Rating: 1
DE ALMEIDA, R.E.,  Carta militar das principaes estradas de Portugal., antique map, old maps DE ALMEIDA, R.E. - Carta militar das principaes estradas de Portugal.
Lisbone, 1808, Uncoloured.. 720x136mm. Dissected and mounted on linen in 32 sheets. Original linen in good condition. Map with water staining and some light brown staining.
Rare road map of Portugal in a scale of ca 1:470000. At the bottom right and left legends in Portuguese and French. Engraved by Romão Eloy de Almeida, who was a Portuguese printer and went to Brazil in 1808, where he printed the first banknotes ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 425  

Condition Rating: 4