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Auction 164, Lot 368

"Carte de la Baye de Panama dans l'Amerique Meridionale", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Panama Bay

Period: 1764 (circa)

Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime...

Color: Hand Color

6.8 x 8.6 inches
17.3 x 21.8 cm

This charming small map focuses on Panama Bay, with a fleur-de-lis orienting north to the right. The city of Panama is prominently depicted and is the only city shown. Adorned with a decorative cartouche.

References: Kapp (MCC-73) #80-7.

Condition: A

A clean and bright example with a couple of tiny, faint spots and red-lined edges.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/13/2017