Auction 99, Lot 269

"An Accurate Map of the West Indies with the Adjacent Coast of America", Reid, John

Subject: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean

Period: 1796 (dated)

Publication: American Atlas

Color: Black & White

17.5 x 13.9 inches
44.5 x 35.3 cm

Rare map of the region including Florida, Central America and the northern coastline of South America from the second atlas printed in America. The map is packed with detail including many of the smallest islands.

References: Phillips (A) #1216-20; Wheat & Brun #697.

Condition: A

Minor light stains in margins.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/12/2002