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Auction 154, Lot 289


"Mexico or New Spaine", Seller, John

Subject: Southern United States, Mexico & Central America

Period: 1700 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Terrestris

Color: Black & White

4.8 x 4 inches
12.2 x 10.2 cm

This map provides basic detail with Mexican states delineated. Mexico City is shown adjacent to its lake and the Baja peninsula is labeled California The map extends to include most of the southern United States, here labeled Florida. A lettered key identifies several Mexican states. A very similar map with Morden's signature in the title cartouche is listed in McLaughlin.


Condition: B+

There are a few small brown stains in the lower portion of the image and light toning along the sheet edges.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/16/2015