St. Augustine Gio. Tommaso Masi 1763

Catalog Number 56488
 
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Date

1763, Livorno, Italy

Maker

Engraved by Giusepe Pazzi; Published by Gio. Tommaso Masi

Short Title

Piano della Citta, e Porto di Sant. Agostino

Full Title

Piano della Citta, e Porto di Sant. Agostino

Source

Gazzatiere Americano

Size

28.7 x 20.4 cm approximately (11.3 x 8 in.)

Description

This is a scarce and very detailed plan of the port and harbor of St. Augustine with the city shown in a simple block plan with heavy surrounding fortifications. The plan features soundings, fortifications, anchorages, rivers, etc. Map locates Fort Piccolo, Fort Negro, the battery defending the mouth of the port, a sentinel, several roads, and Native Indian cities. North is oriented to the right by a fleur-de-lys. Distance scale is in Italian miles. Engraved by Giusepe Pazzi and drawn by Viol. Vanni.

References

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers Revised Edition Vol.(K - P) p 216, 392

Price:
$500.00
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56488
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