J$142.50- JACOBS ENG PEERAGE RARE COAT OF ARMS HASTINGS EARL HUNTINGDON 1700'S.This engraving of the coat-of-arms for Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon, shows at the top, a buffalo’s head and the side supporters are man lions.. The motto shown on the engraving is “In Ve Ritate Victoria” (Victory is in Truth). Of special significance are the pages of original text. A copy of a sample title page is also included
RARE PTOLEMY MERCATOR CENTRAL ASIA ANTIQUE MAP Dated to 1605 $292.50 This is a very fine copperplate map engraving titled “Tab. VIII Asiae Scythiam extra imaum, a.c. Sericam comprehendens.” From Mercator’s “Ptolemy Geographia” edition of 1605 the plate has been reworked to add new vignettes and other decorative details include animals and figures.