"Plan de la Baye et Ville de Portobelo en 1736", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1750 (circa)
Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Black & White
12.8 x 7.5 inches
32.5 x 19.1 cm
This attractive chart shows Portobelo, the important Spanish port city on the northern coast of Panama. Numerous soundings are located and a key at right identifies important locations. The chart is surrounded by a boldly engraved border.
There is a hint of offsetting in the image and a few small extraneous creases. Issued folding.