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Auction 115, Lot 338

"Dominica from an Actual Survey Compleated in the Year 1773", Jefferys, Thomas

Subject: Dominica

Period: 1775 (dated)

Publication: West-India Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19 x 24.5 inches
48.3 x 62.2 cm

Large-scale chart of Dominica filled with graphic topographical details. Shows parishes, towns and villages, harbors, rivers, anchorages, a few soundings, salt pans, hot springs, and landholdings of the Carib Indians. Printed for Robert Sayer.

References: Sellers & Van Ee #2030.

Condition: B

Original outline color. Repaired tear just entering border at lower left, and a couple of extraneous creases.

Estimate: $475 - $550

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/21/2006