"A General Chart of the Baltic or East Sea, Including the Gulfs of Botnia and Finland Compiled from the Surveys Made by Order of the Admiralties of Copenhagen, Stockholm & St. Petersburgh", Faden, William
Period: 1803 (dated)
Publication: A General Atlas...
Color: Hand Color
23.9 x 31.4 inches
60.7 x 79.8 cm
This large and extremely detailed chart features a myriad of soundings and coastal detail. It extends from Pomerania and Copenhagen up the Baltic to include all of the Gulf of Bothnia. The chart includes two large insets: the entrance to St. Petersburg and the entrance to Revel (present-day Talinn, Estonia). Engraved by Samuel Neele.
A crisp impression issued folding with a 2" fold separation at right and minor offsetting.