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Homann Heirs: Neu und verbesserter Plan der St.u.Hafens Havana auf der Ins. Cuba

Map: WIND4199
 
Cartographer: Homann Heirs
Title: Neu und verbesserter Plan der St.u.Hafens Havana auf der Ins. Cuba
Date: c. 1740
Published: Nuremberg
Width: 11 inches / 28 cm
Height: 9 inches / 23 cm
Map ref: WIND4199
Description:
Attractive copper-engraved plan of Havana showing the city and it's fortifications. Inset vignette of Castillo De Los Tres Reyes Del Morro and Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta at the mouth of the harbour.

In the upper right corner of the map, a key to the numbered landmarks of the city. A decorative compass rose is centred in the port of Havana, and the soundings are shown in meticulous detail.

Large paper margins. Original hand colour. [WIND4199]