"Gulf of St. Lawrence", British Admiralty
Period: 1857 (dated)
Color: Black & White
38 x 25 inches
96.5 x 63.5 cm
Large and precisely engraved sea chart that includes Anticosti, Cape Breton Islands, Newfoundland and extends north to Belle Isle. Filled with details and place names, soundings, tide tables, lighthouses, etc.
Dark impression on very thick paper. Toned along centerfold, ragged lower margin with a few marginal chips elsewhere, and short split at bottom along centerfold.