Island of Santo Paulo or Amsterdam 1796 large old vintage antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
View of the Island of Santo Paulo, or Amsterdam, the Conical Rock near the Entrance of the Crater Bearing West, Distant One Mile
(Deserted Island, Age of Exploration, Exploring the Seas)
Issued 1796, London by G. Nicol
Engraved by W. Skelton
Fine and uncommon old map with profile view across the bottom.
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan, edges age darkened.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great old vintage antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 16 1/4" H x 21 1/2" W.
Printed area measures c. 14 1/8" H x 19 7/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 3, p.320