Auction 114, Lot 766

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

Subject: Florida

Period: 1809 (circa)

Publication: Portulano de la America Septentrional

Color: Black & White

Size:
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

Testing Record.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/1/2006

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