South America Patagonia St. Julian's Harbor 1740 coastal survey exploration mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan of St. Julian's Harbour on the Coast of Patagonia...
(South America, Argentina, St. Julian, Shag Island, Island of True Justice)
Issued c. 1740-1, London. Engraved by R. W. Seale.
Charming antique engraved map. Sounding depths, anchorage locations identified, key across top identifies 8 features. Interior terrain, compass rose with rhumb lines at lower left orienting north directly towards bottom.
Minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some faint minor foxing in the blank margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/4" x 10 1/4"
Engraved area measures c. 7 1/4" x 8 1/2"