"Plan de la Rade et Ville de la Vera-Cruz", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1754 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
6 x 8.2 inches
15.2 x 20.8 cm
Attractively engraved map of the fortified city of Vera Cruz and surroundings including Fort San Juan de Ulua. Large compass rose and distance scale.
Printed on thick hand laid paper, issued folding now pressed. Later hand coloring, delicately applied.