1815 John Thompson Large Antique Map Caribbean Is. of Porto Rico, Virgins, Haiti

Cartographer : John Thomson

  • Title : West India Islands: Porto Rico and Virgin Islands; Haiti, Hispaniola or St Dominigo
  • Date : 1815 - dated
  • Size: 27in x 21in (685mm x 535mm)
  • Condition: (A) Very Good Condition
  • Ref:  35608

This large original, beautifully hand coloured copper plate engraved antique map of the Caribbean Islands was published by John Thomson in his large elephant folio 1817 edition of A New General Atlas of the World. (Ref Tooley M&B)

General Definitions:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color : - off white
Age of map color: - Original
Colors used: - Yellow, green, blue, pink
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 27in x 21in (685mm x 535mm)
Plate size: - 27in x 21in (685mm x 535mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)

Margins: - Bottom L&R margins extended from borders, not affecting the image
Plate area: - Light age toning, small library stamp to right
Verso: - Age toning