The best place on the web to buy antique maps! Antique Maps, Globes, Charts,
Atlases & Vintage Graphics
Sign In | Search | Browse | Invoice  

Contact us  
Close: Sept 13th  Auction is closed. Bid Status
Terms & Conditions: English  Spanish  French  German 
  Go Directly to Lot #:       
« Previous lot Lot #370 - "Plano de la Baia y Ciud. de Portovelo..."   Antonio de Ulloa Next lot »

Click to see full size image(s)
** Closed **

Lot 370
By: Antonio de Ulloa
Subject: Portobelo, Panama
Date: 1748 (published)

Publication: Relacion Historia del Viaje a la America...

Condition Code: B+

See Condition Guidelines

Color: hand color

Size: 13.3 x 8.6 inches
         33.8 x 21.9 cm

    This uncommon plan of the port and bay of Portobelo is oriented with north to the bottom left. The historic Portobelo Bay was a Spanish transfer point for gold and silver coming from South America. The city is shown in block plan format, with a decorative lettered key identifying important locations. There is good detail of the surrounding coastline and depth soundings are given in the bay. Engraved by Mozeno.

Condition Description: A nice impression, issued folding on paper with a coat of arms watermark. There is a hint of offsetting, one small stain at bottom right, and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Ref: Kapp (MCC-73) #73; Shirley (BL Atlases) G.ULL-1a #3.

$325.00 - $400.00

Sold for: $230.00

This auction is closed!
The "Sold for:" amount shown above is the price realized not including the Buyer's Premium.