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Auction 161, Lot 413

"Plano de la Boca del Rio de Chagres Situado el Castillo de S. Lorenzo...", Direccion de Hidrografia

Subject: Chagres, Panama

Period: 1809 (circa)

Publication: Portulano de la America Setentrional…

Color: Hand Color

10.3 x 7.1 inches
26.2 x 18 cm
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Nice plan of this important port on the Atlantic coast of Panama. The map provides a terrific picture of the river, town, castle, fort and countryside. Details include soundings, shoals, rocks and roads.

References: Phillips (Atlases) #1224-26.

Condition: A+

A clean and bright example with a dark impression and minor marginal soiling.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $120

Closed on 2/8/2017