Auction 88, Lot 132

"Chart of Cook's Strait in New Zealand", Hogg, Alexander

Subject: New Zealand

Period: 1784 (published)

Publication: A New Authentic and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World

Color: Black & White

Size:
13 x 8.2 inches
33 x 20.8 cm

Very detailed chart showing the region bounded by Stephens Isle, Cloudy Bay, Cape Palliser and Entry Isle. Shows Admiralty Bay, Queen Charlottes Sound, Pt. Jackson, Ft. Bay, Long Island, Cannibals Cove, Shag Cove, West Bay, C. Koamaroo, and The 2 Brothers. The two main land masses are labeled Part of Eahei No Mauwe, and Part of Tavai Poe Nammoo. Numerous soundings, rocks and shoals located. Compass rose and modest rhumb lines.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $70 - $100

Sold for: $65

Closed on 10/2/1999

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