Auction 160, Lot 392

"Porto Rico and the Virgin Isles [on sheet with] St. Domingo Independent", Philip, George

Subject: Puerto Rico, Hispaniola & Virgin Islands

Period: 1859 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.9 x 20.3 inches
60.7 x 51.6 cm

This sheet includes two maps with fine topographical detail and plenty of place names, especially concentrated along the coasts. The map at top shows Puerto Rico and the nearby Virgin Islands. Below is a map of Hispaniola, oddly divided along a north-south axis rather than an east-west one, with the north part labeled Haiti and the south part St. Domingo.

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Condition: A

Minor toning along the centerfold with light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 11/16/2016

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