"Carte de la Baye de Baston Situee dans la Nouvelle Angleterre", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Boston, Massachusetts
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: Le Petit Maritime Atlas
Color: Hand Color
6.5 x 8.5 inches
16.5 x 21.6 cm
The complex nature of the islands, waterways and navigation hazards leading to Boston are illustrated on this small chart. The cities of Boston, Charlestown, Chelsea, Weymouth, and Hingham are shown and the chart is embellished with rhumb lines and a fleur-de lys.
References: Phillips (A) #3508-30
Sharp impression, original color and wide original margins.