Auction 97, Lot 240

"The Island Barbados. Divided into its parishes with the Roads, paths, & c. According to an Actual and Accurate Survey", Moll, Herman

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1736 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.2 x 11.2 inches
36.1 x 28.4 cm

Very fine map of the island filled with interesting detail and information concerning the English colony. Locates roads, towns, churches, fortifications, plantations, sugarworks, windmills, shoals and other navigational hazards. Printed and sold by Thomas Bowles. Large compass rose decorates the chart.

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Condition: B

Trimmed close on binding side with small tear entering image and closed with archival tape. Nice original color.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/5/2001

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