Auction 103, Lot 228

"Carta Esferica que comprehende los desemboques Al Norte de la Isla de Sto. Domingo y la parte Oriental del Canal Viejo de Bahama...", Direccion de Hidrografia

Subject: Greater Antilles

Period: 1802 (dated)

Publication: Atlas maritimo espanol…

Color: Black & White

Size:
35.2 x 22.9 inches
89.4 x 58.2 cm

Large and rarely seen Spanish chart of eastern Cuba, northwest Hispaniola and the lower Bahamas including the Turks & Caicos Island. Good detail of navigational hazards, soundings and with many place names along the coastlines. Filled with rhumb lines and some soundings. Very nice lettering in title.

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Condition: B

A little scattered foxing, else very good.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/11/2003

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