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Auction 102, Lot 467

"The Harbor of Hakodadi Yesso Id. Japan…", Perry, Matthew (Adm.)

Subject: Japan

Period: 1854 (dated)

Publication: Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron… F.L. Hawks.

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.5 x 23.3 inches
44.5 x 59.2 cm
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Handsome sea chart giving sailing directions and landfall views. Filled with soundings and good detail along the shoreline. Mountains depicted in hachure.

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Condition: B

Tissue repair on full centerfold, else very good. Pleasant modern coloring.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $65

Closed on 3/5/2003

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