This nice map of the northern portion of South America offers rich topographical, river, lake and settlement details. The Colton decorative border is yet to appear. From the first edition, second issue of Colton's General Atlas.
1857 Colton Map of Venezuela, Columbia and Ecuador
Venezuala, New Granada and Ecuadora
Map Maker Specifics
J Colton, 1857, New York
12.1 X 15.2 in. plus margins
Good. Toning, slightly more in margins. Some soiling. Hand colored.