"A Chart of the Islands of Cape Verd", Mount & Page
Subject: Atlantic Ocean - Cape Verde Islands
Period: 1747 (circa)
Publication: English Pilot, Part 1
Color: Hand Color
21.3 x 17.3 inches
54.1 x 43.9 cm
This handsome chart illustrates the Cape Verde Islands that were so important to the Atlantic trade routes. Map is embellished with a decorative title cartouche, large central compass rose and rhumb lines.
Lightly toned with a few unobtrusive spots. Repair on bottom fold separation.