"A New and Improved Chart of the West India or Carribbee Islands drawn from the Best Authorities by William Heather 1795", Heather, William
Subject: Lesser Antilles
Period: 1795 (dated)
Color: Black & White
24.7 x 30.8 inches
62.7 x 78.2 cm
Large, scarce navigation chart showing West Indies from the Virgin Islands to Ochilla Island (off the Venezuelan coast). Good detail of all the islands and banks with soundings, anchorages and navigational hazards. Chart is centered on a large compass rose.
Backed with blue paper as issued. Some repairs in margins and just inside border and some creasing. In remarkably good condition for a working sea chart.