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By: Jacques Nicolas Bellin
Subject: Southern South America
Date: 1753 (dated)
Publication: Raynal's Atlas Portatif
Condition Code: A
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Color: hand color
Size: 13.7 x 7.5 inches
34.8 x 19.1 cm
Uncommon detailed chart of the Strait of Magellan locating harbors, islands, capes and bays from Cap des Vierges to Cap de la Victoire. The rococo-style cartouche includes a lettered reference table for anchorages, bays, and harbors in the vicinity of Isle de Louis le Grand at the mid-point of the strait.
Condition Description: Issued folding, now pressed with one faint damp stain in bottom blank margin just entering map border.