Auction 115, Lot 322

"Kaart van de Landengte van Panama", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Central America

Period: 1769 (published)

Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12 x 10.5 inches
30.5 x 26.7 cm

Great map of Panama showing Panama City at the southeast, Chagres at the northwest and Porto-Bello at the northeast. Roads and the Chagres River connect them all. Finely engraved with rhumb lines and fleur-de-lis. Very detailed and fully engraved to show topographical information.

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Condition: A+

Original color and wide original margins. Bit of minor soil in margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $160

Closed on 6/21/2006

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