"The Coast of Yucatan from Campeche to Bahia del Ascension; with the West End of Cuba", Jefferys, Thomas
Subject: Mexico and Cuba
Period: 1775 (dated)
Publication: West-India Atlas
Color: Hand Color
24.6 x 18.5 inches
62.5 x 47 cm
Fine sea chart covering from the Yucatan Peninsula to western Cuba, including Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, etc. This is a continuation of Jefferys' magnificent map of Cuba, which does not include the western tip of the island. A fleet of galleons is shown on the course from Cartagena, while individual ships ply the Mexican waters between Cape Catoche and Campeche.
References: Phillips (A) #2699-12.
Two short tears and a fold separation at bottom with professional repairs on verso.