Auction 93, Lot 361

"Nova Hibernia", Hogg, Alexander

Subject: New Ireland - Bismark Archipelago

Period: 1784 (published)

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

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.6 x 8.1 inches
32 x 20.6 cm

Three charts on one page. Largest is a detailed chart of the southern portion of the island between Point Carteret and Cape St. George, near today's Lambon. Locates rocks, soundings, Booby Rock, Coco-nut Island, Turtle Bay, and Wallis's Island. Compass rose and modest rhumb lines. Other two panes are ship-views of the coast at several locations.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $0

Closed on 12/6/2000

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