Auction 112, Lot 581

"[Lot of 2] Valette [and] Malta and its Relative Situation with the Continents of Europe & Africa", Gold, Joyce

Subject: Mediterranean - Malta

Period: 1811-19 (published)

Publication: Naval Chronicle

Color: Black & White

6.2 x 4.5 inches
15.7 x 11.4 cm

Pair of fine little maps of this important Mediterranean island and its major port. Both are based on the cartography of Arrowsmith. First provides a great view of the city and fortifications. Second includes an inset showing Malta's location in relationship to Sicily and Tunis.

References: Jolly NAV-30 & NAV-88.

Condition: A

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/28/2005