"Neue Charte des Thales von Mexico und der Benachbarten Gebirge", Geographisches Institut
Period: 1810 (dated)
Color: Black & White
13 x 17.5 inches
33 x 44.5 cm
This is a very uncommon topographical map showing the vicinity of Mexico City based on Humboldt's chart of the valley of Mexico. A profile at bottom is a geological profile of the canals from Mexico City to Huehuetoca. It is strongly engraved to illustrate the topography and filled with detail.
Folding as issued. With a little offsetting and some soiling or toning.