Auction 116, Lot 356

"Carte de l'Isthme de Panama et des Provinces de Veragua Terre Ferme et Darien…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Panama

Period: 1754 (dated)

Publication: Prevost's l'Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.5 x 7.8 inches
29.2 x 19.8 cm

This attractive, copper engraved map features good detail and a lovely rococo-style cartouche. Numerous places are located including Santiago (S. Yago) and Portobelo. Extends to include the Gulf of Darien.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/20/2006

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