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Gavels 'n' Paddles: Ptolemy world map, $317,000, Christie's

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Ptolemy world map, $317,000, Christie's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Ptolemy world map, $317,000, Christie’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A map of the world by cartographer Claudius Ptolemy, dated July 16, 1482, sold for $317,000 at a sale of rare maps from Kenneth Nebenzahl, Inc., held April 1 by Christie’s in New York City. It was […]