Wed, 22nd Oct 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association)

 
  Lot 31
 

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AN 18TH-CENTURY CHART OF THE BERING...

AN 18TH-CENTURY CHART OF THE BERING STRAIT

engraved by T. Harmer and including Cook's explorations, entitled CHART / of the / NW Coast of AMERICA and NE Coast of ASIA / explored in the Years / 1778 & 1779 / The unshaded parts of the Coast of ASIA are taken from an MS Chart received from the Rufsians

16 x 27in. (40.5 x 68.5cm.) Framed and glazed

Estimated at £300 - £500


 
AN 18TH-CENTURY CHART OF THE BERING STRAIT

engraved by T. Harmer and including Cook's explorations, entitled CHART / of the / NW Coast of AMERICA and NE Coast of ASIA / explored in the Years / 1778 & 1779 / The unshaded parts of the Coast of ASIA are taken from an MS Chart received from the Rufsians

16 x 27in. (40.5 x 68.5cm.) Framed and glazed