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A scarce 18th century Italian map of Africa

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

L'Africa Secondo Le ultime osservazioni Divisa ne'suoi Stati Principali.
Rome, 1788. Original colour. 340 x 480mm.

A scarce map of Africa: the large title cartouche shows an allegorical figure representing the continent holding up an elephant's tusk, surrounded by a lion, crocodile and a horned serpent.

Rare: not listed in either Tooley or Norwich.
Stock ID : 18122

£400

£400

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Stock Id :18122

Download Image

A scarce 18th century Italian map of Africa

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

L'Africa Secondo Le ultime osservazioni Divisa ne'suoi Stati Principali.
Rome, 1788. Original colour. 340 x 480mm.

A scarce map of Africa: the large title cartouche shows an allegorical figure representing the continent holding up an elephant's tusk, surrounded by a lion, crocodile and a horned serpent.

Rare: not listed in either Tooley or Norwich.
Stock ID : 18122

£400

£400