70/5829 Africa Africae nova Tabula
70/5829 [Africa]. "Africae nova Tabula." Handcol. engr. map w. three decorative borders and two cartouches, 40x54,5 cm., Amst., H. Hondius, ±1652.

- Browned; lower right corner num. small closed tears and strengthened on verso; a few dam. spots at crossings of old folds strengthened on verso; borders occas. chipped (touching image) and strengthened on verso w. paper; a few false folds. Sold w.a.f.

= Betz 60.5, fifth state of 5, without the lower border and without date (lower cartouche empty); Van der Krogt/ Koeman I, 8600:1D.1. Despite its condition, an attractive map w. six sm. oval bird's eye views of African cities in top border (Alcair, Alexandria, Alger, Tunis, Tanger and Ceuta), and in left and right borders each 5 different African costumed figures. Rare.

€ (150-250) 325