"Isthmus of Panama", Tallis, John
Period: 1851 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
13 x 9.6 inches
33 x 24.4 cm
Lovely map of the region from Nicaragua through Panama with two proposed railways noted, as well as a proposed canal! Features two engraved vignettes - The Fort at Chagres and Gold Seekers on their way over the Cordilleras. Surrounded in a decorative border.
Fine impression and full margins with original outline coloring. Lightly toned along fold, else fine. Vignettes and border uncolored, as issued.