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Auction 130, Lot 357

"Carta Esferica de una Parte de la Costa Setentrional y Meridional de la Isla de Cuba…", Direccion de Hidrografia

Subject: Cuba

Period: 1836 (dated)


Color: Black & White

33 x 23 inches
83.8 x 58.4 cm
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This clear and detailed Spanish map of the central part of Cuba includes coastal features, soundings, navigational hazards, currents, coastal islands, lighthouses and settlements. Spanish sea charts are rarely offered on the market, especially from the first edition.

References: Cueto #71.

Condition: B+

There are a couple of faint manuscript, brown ink notations, else fine.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $450

Closed on 12/2/2009