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Auction 185, Lot 369


"Map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: Gulf of Mexico & Caribbean

Period: 1867 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.4 x 13.3 inches
54.4 x 33.8 cm
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This double-page map of Mexico and the West Indies extends to include the southern states, all of the Caribbean and Bahama Islands, and a portion of northeastern South America. There is excellent detail throughout Mexico and Central America. The Baja Peninsula is here called Lower California. Four insets show Cuba, Jamaica, Bermuda Islands and a map of the Panama Railroad.


Condition: B+

There is some faint color offsetting in the image and a number of tiny tears confined to the blank margins that have been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/17/2021