Auction 93, Lot 160

"Scheeps Togt van Jamaica Gedaan na Panuco en Rio de las Palmas Aande Golf van Mexico Gelegen", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean

Period: 1710 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
9 x 6 inches
22.9 x 15.2 cm

Very attractive small map covering the coastal regions from South Carolina through Texas, and Mexico to include the Yucatan peninsula. It also covers the Bahamas, Cuba and Jamaica. Several place names throughout, with emphasis in Mexico. The entire gulf is covered with a pictorial cartouche depicting a shipwreck with the survivors climbing to safety on a small island.

References:

Condition: A+

Crisp impression.

Estimate: $650 - $750

Sold for: $700

Closed on 12/6/2000

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