Antique Map of a Bay on the Coast of Chile by Anson (1749)

  • Condition: Good, given age. Some spots in the margins. Original folds as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1749
  • Overall size: 35.5 x 27.3 cm.
  • Image size: 26.8 x 19.8 cm.

€ 172,50($ 203.01 / £ 157.51)

Description: Antique map titled 'Plan van een Baai en Haven aan de Kust van Chili (..) - Plan d'une Baye de la Côte du Chili (..)'. Original antique map of a bay on the coast of Chile discovered by a supply ship of the squadron of Mr. Anson, in 1741. This map originates from 'Reize rondsom de Werreld (..)' by George Anson, published 1749.

Artists and Engravers: Admiral of the Fleet George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, PC, FRS (23 April 1697 – 6 June 1762) was a Royal Navy officer.