Auction 178, Lot 253

"Landkaart van de Volkplantingen Suriname en Berbice", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Suriname

Period: 1769 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.6 x 13.1 inches
39.6 x 33.3 cm

Handsome and very detailed map of the Dutch colonies of Suriname and Berbice. The plans show the rich plantations, roads, and villages. The 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.

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Condition: B+

Issued folding, now flat, with light toning along one fold and minor offsetting. Professionally remargined at left with old paper.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/10/2020

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