Auction 132, Lot 357

"The Dutch Islands of St. Eustatia, Saba, and St. Martins; The French Island of St. Bartholomew; The English Islands of St. Christophers, Nevis, and Anguilla; with the smaller Islands and Keys adjoining", Lodge, John

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1781 (dated)

Publication: Political Magazine

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.3 x 10.5 inches
21.1 x 26.7 cm

This uncommon map of the Leeward Islands shows the colonial possessions of the Dutch, French and British. There is little detail except for the location of a few forts and major towns.

References: Jolly POL-21.

Condition: B

Issued folded, now flattened with the left margin and part of the lower right side margin added to accommodate framing. A tiny binding tear at lower right has been repaired.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $475

Closed on 6/2/2010

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