Auction 98, Lot 266

"A Chart of Part of ye Sea Coast of England, Holland & Flanders &c. Shewing the Sands, Banks, Depth of Water, Bearing, and the Course of the Principal Tracts from the River Thames, and Harwich, &c…", Moll, Herman

Subject: Northern Europe

Period: 1740 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

10.7 x 7.8 inches
27.2 x 19.8 cm

Very detailed chart of the English Channel and North Sea. Sea routes from England to Holland, France and Flanders are noted, as are soundings, shoals and other navigational hazards. Compass rose and rhumb lines make this a very handsome chart.


Condition: A

Fine original color. Minor foxing in margins and a marginal fold split repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $375 - $425

Sold for: $275

Closed on 3/6/2002