Acapulco Harbor coast chart Guerrero Mexico Star Fort 1754 fine antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Plan du Port d'Acapulco sur la Cote du Mexique dans la Mer du Sud
(Port of Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico, Fortified Sea Wall, Spanish Colony)
Issued 1754, Paris by J N Bellin
Fine and uncommon old harbor chart map of Acapulco, Mexico. With sounding depths and a list of features running down below the title
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved, some minor light offsetting or age browning as seen. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
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 antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/8" H x 6 3/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 7 3/8" H x 6" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 116