"Pianta del Porto d'Acapulco Sopra la Costa de Messico nel Mar del Sud...", Pazzi, Giuseppe
Subject: Acapulco, Mexico
Period: 1763 (circa)
Publication: Gazzettiere Americano
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 8.6 inches
16.3 x 21.8 cm
This attractive small plan of the walled fort, town, and bay of Acapulco includes numerous soundings in the bay. A lettered key locates fourteen features on plan. A fleur-de-lis orients the map with north to the left, and the plan is surrounded in an engraved picture-frame style border. Engraved by Giuseppe Maria Terreni.
A nice impression on watermarked paper.