Auction 103, Lot 214

"Central America", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Central America

Period: 1856 (published)


Color: Hand Color

15.5 x 12.75 inches
39.4 x 32.4 cm

Attractive, steel-engraved map of Central America with strapwork border. Five insets: Isthmus of Panama; Harbor of San Juan de Nicaragua; The Nicaragua Route between Lake Nicaragua and the Caribbean Sea; Manzanilla Island. Aspinwall City and the City of Panama.


Condition: B

One spot of foxing in map, else very good. Some marginal flaws including corner damage and soiling, hinge remnants on verso.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $210

Closed on 6/11/2003