"A Plan of the Harbour of Chebucto and Town of Halifax", Colton, G.W. & C.B.
Period: 1750 (published)
Publication: Gentlemens Magazine
Color: Black & White
10.7 x 8.7 inches
27.2 x 22.1 cm
A very attractive and early map of the town of Halifax and vicinity. The map is decorated with coats of arms of the early settlers, the Ensign of Nova Scotia, butterflies, a beetle and a strange looking porcupine. Torn at binding side with a bit of missing paper and split on folds, else a very crisp impression, which deserves some repair.