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A New And Correct Map Of The Caribbean Islands From The Latest Observations

A New And Correct Map Of The Caribbean Islands From The Latest Observations

Cartographer: Bontein, Archibald

Medium: Ink On Paper

Date: 1751

Shelfmark: Maps K.Top 123

Item number: 66.1

Length: 32.8

Width: 49.8

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Map

This map of the West Indies by Archebald Bontein was published in 1751. Bontein was the Chief Engineer in Jamaica and published a map of that island in 1763. A system of colour codes and letters, with the key in a panel at bottom centre, identifies the various European dominions in the region. 

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