Battle of Cerro Gordo Veracruz Mexico Mexican-American War c.1848 old Scott mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Survey of the Mexican Lines of Defence at Cerro Gordo
and the Lines of Attack of the Americna Army under Major General Scott,
On the 17th and 18th of April
1847. Surveyed by major Turnbull and Capt. McClellan. Drawn by Lt. Coppee.
Issued c. 1848-50. Lithographed by P.S. Duval.
Fascinating mid-19th century antique battle map relating to the Mexican-American War. With extensive terrain details, troop placements, U.S. shield oriented north.
In relatively poor condition, small loss at couple fold-line intersections backed by similar paper, some browning, archival tape repairs on reverse, small chip at top center-right, scattered spotting, etc. Priced accordingly.
Original fold line(s) as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20 1/4" x 14 1/4"
Engraved area measures c. 18 1/2" x 12 1/4'