Auction 101, Lot 122

"Estados-Unidos", Alabern, Ramon

Subject: United States

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.5 x 8.3 inches
29.2 x 21.1 cm

A scarce example of Spanish map-making and a very interesting map of the United States that appears to have borders pre-Mexican War despite the date. Further, the U.S./Canadian border extends well into today's British Columbia. Good detail of watershed and major cities. Locates numerous Indian Tribes. Includes many interesting place names including Distrito de Ozark in today's Oklahoma.

References:

Condition: A

Folded, as issued.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/4/2002

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