"[Lot of 2] South America [and] Chili la Plata and Uruguay", Mitchell/Cowperthwait
Subject: South America
Period: 1850 (dated)
Publication: A New Universal Atlas
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 15.5 inches
31.8 x 39.4 cm
Lot of two maps of South America, with the first map covering the entire continent and the second detailing the southern portion from Bolivia to Patagonia. The second map includes an inset titled South Part of Patagonia that shows the Falkland Islands and Cape Horn. The maps are very detailed, showing all principal towns, harbors, rivers, roads, plains, and elevations. A decorative border frame surrounds each map. Size varies slightly.
Original color with light, even toning and a few small spots.