"Carte de l'Isle de la Jamaique", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1758 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 8.2 inches
31.8 x 20.8 cm
Great copper engraved map of the island showing topography and a great many place names, particularly along the coastlines. The map is divided into parishes and also depicts several roads. Decorated with a title cartouche and compass rose.
Toned on one fold with faint offsetting. Binding trim at right nearly into neatline.