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Auction 100, Lot 263

"Carte du Detroit de le Maire", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: South America - Southern

Period: 1753 (dated)


Color: Black & White

10.8 x 7.5 inches
27.4 x 19.1 cm

Attractive small map of this important sea passage between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The map includes good coastal detail, as well as soundings and anchorages. Embellished with a compass rose with title in block-style cartouche.


Condition: A+

Toned paper edges, still fine.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $45

Closed on 9/12/2002