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French Chart of Isla Culebra

SKU: 9508
£300.00

Title:
French Chart of Isla Culebra

Date of publication:
1873

Printed Measurement:
72.5 x 105 cm sheet size

Colour:
black and white

Mapmaker(s):

  • Dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine
  • Antilles – Ile de Culebra ou du Passage

    This detailed chart of Isla Culebra (now an island-municipality of Puerto Rico) was derived from British Admiralty surveys. With no permanent population for centuries, the island was settled by the Spanish in the 1880s, and ceded to the United States after the Spanish-American War.

    Condition & Materials

    French naval chart, sheet 3256, sheet size 72.5 x 105 cm, engraved by Delamare, black and white, with coastal profiles in the lower part of the chart, centrefold, one or two marginal nicks and tears, blank verso.