Port of CALLAO, in the SOUTH SEA; with the Adjacent Islands, Rocks & Coasts, to the Windward and Leeward, and the Soundings in Fathoms: Drawn by Order of HIS CATHOLIC MAJESTY
The coast of Peru from the Port of China to Tomocaya Point showing Callao near Limea and the Island of St. Lorenzo. Sea depth shown numerically in Spanish fathoms. Cartouche is elaborately detailed with etching of multi-sailed schooner, vegetation, and sepulcher.
Map is of Callo Port, Located on the North West Coast of South America. Map has two scale bars on it, represented in Toise, the other in Spanish Fathoms. The map reads with North facing to the left of the Map.
1 map ; 20 x 36 cm
-77.393; -76.870; -12.249; -11.780
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v.23, November 1753. opposite pg. 276
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