Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 180
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Terra Sancta sive Palaestina. Map of the Holy Land in its twelve tribal divisions by Lotter Tobias Conrad. [Augsburg? Second Half of the 18th Century?] 58x48 cm. Colored copperplate engraving. Latin. Map of the Holy Land divided according to the tribes and Judea and Israel. Cartouche in the upper left corner, black and white, Joshua standing with a flag with the names of the twelve tribes in the desert. In the lower right hand corner is a cartouche with a map designating the travels of the Jewish people in the desert. This map is a copy of Seutter's map, Lotter’s father-in-law. An identical map was listed by Laor 448, with the year of printing listed as 1759. Very fine condition.
Category
Maps & Travelogues