Antique hand colored map of North America by il Barbiellini and engraved by Pietro, published in Geographia Universale in 1807. The United States stretch to just west of Lake Superior and Florida is colored to match Mexico as it was under Spanish rule until 1821. Much of the land forms seem to be not quite proportional, such as California and the gulf of California. Good to very good condition with overall even toning, large lateral margins, visible plate mark. Approx. 7 x 8.5 inches.
Antique Hand Colored Map
Maker: il Barbiellini/Pietro
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