"Landkaart van de Volkplantingen Suriname en Berbice", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1769 (circa)
Publication: Hedendaagsche Historie van Amerika...
Color: Hand Color
15.8 x 13.2 inches
40.1 x 33.5 cm
Handsome and very detailed map of the Dutch colonies of Suriname and Berbice. The plans show the rich plantations, roads and villages. Inset at top is a large plan of Paramaribo, the capital of Suriname. The chart is oriented with north at bottom by two compass roses.
Issued folding, now flattened, with a hint of offsetting and minor toning along the edges of the sheet. A binding trim at bottom right has been replaced with old paper.