"Carte des Etats Unis du Mexique", Thierry
Subject: Southwest United States & Mexico
Period: 1835 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
12 x 8.8 inches
30.5 x 22.4 cm
An attractive map that shows the Southwest to Mexico, the Yucatan and Guatemala. This map was made just before Texas declared its independence in 1836, and shows Texas as a province within Mexico. Topography is denoted by hachure, and many native tribes are noted. The title is embellished with flourishes and four distance scales.
There are binding holes in the top margin, well away from the image.