Auction 108, Lot 258

"A Map of the Island of Tobago, Drawn from an Actual Survey", Bowen, Thomas

Subject: Tobago

Period: 1779 (dated)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine,

Color: Black & White

9.5 x 7.5 inches
24.1 x 19.1 cm

Nice small map fully engraved with much detail on the island. The island is partitioned into seven divisions, each with a notation concerning the number of acres and estates. Soundings and shoals marked in the harbors. Decorated with a small compass rose.

References: Jolly GENT-262.

Condition: B

Close binder's trim in top margin and light offsetting.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $65

Closed on 9/29/2004