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Author: Abre├║, Manuel de
Deed of a mine in Zacatecas, with hand drawn map
Year: 1820
Price: $3,000.00
Publisher: Manuscript
Place: Zacatecas
Description:

[51] original manuscript leaves with Folding hand colored manuscript map. Folio (12" x 8") bound in quarter calf with four raised spine bands with gilt lettering to spine over brown cloth with gilt lettering to cover and bind-stamped decorative edges. Hand colored manuscript map, 16" x 20"

A packet of documents involving claims to a Zacatecas mine involving Lieutenant Colonel Manuel de Abre├║. Most noteworthy is a large color plat map showing the disputed territory. It names the "Mina de San Christobal" and "Mina de Gachupi[ne]s," with a lowercase "a" and "b" denoting a disputed corner point in the main lot.

Condition:

Minor wear, 3 short tears at folds of map else better tan very good.





 
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