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This Plan of the Harbour, Town and Forts of Porto Bello
Durell, Philip, d. 1766, creator
Durell, Philip, d. 1766, cartographer
Toms, W. H. (William Henry), ca. 1700-ca. 1750
Harding, Harding, Samuel, d. 1755, publisher
Rentone, James
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store.d. 1755
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Rights Information
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Kashnor notes, "A good impression of a very rare map." "(Taken by Edward Vernon Esqr. Vice Admiral of the Blue on the 22d. of November 1739. With Six Men of War only,) Drawn by Lieutent. Philip Durell: Is most Humbly Inscribed to the Rt. Honble. Sir Charles Wager First Lord Commissioiner of the Admiralty." "I do assure the publick that this Plan is exactly copied from the Original (and only) Drawing brought over to me Ja: Rentone. Charing Cross March the 27th 1740." "Price One Shilling. P. Durell delin. November 1739. W. H. Toms Sculpt. 1740." Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Plane. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 902.
43 map ; 43 x 59 cm., sheet 53 x 68 cm.
105:902 M
Portobelo Bay (Panama)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Portobelo (Panama)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
Central America
Portobelo [Porto Bello]
W 80°/N9° approx.
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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