Auction 114, Lot 227

"Barra y Puerto de Sn. Augustin", Direccion de Hidrografia

Subject: Florida

Period: 1809 (circa)

Publication: Portulano de la America Septentrional

Color: Black & White

10.5 x 7 inches
26.7 x 17.8 cm

Very rare Spanish map of the city and harbor of Saint Augustine. The map is finely engraved to illustrate the topography and the sea is shown with sailing channels and soundings. Engraved above neatline at top is Florida Oriental No. 37, and the engraver's initials TG are imprinted in the bottom right corner.

References: Phillips (A) #1223, Part 2, No.37.

Condition: A

Estimate: $750 - $850

Sold for: $850

Closed on 3/1/2006