Auction 107, Lot 86

"North America", Hall, Sidney

Subject: North America

Period: 1829 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.3 x 20 inches
41.4 x 50.8 cm

Handsome large map of the continent extending to include Cuba, Jamaica and St. Domingo. The United States extends into present-day Canada, Alaska is still Russian Territory and Mexico occupies California and the Southwest. While the states and provinces are not delineated, several regions are labeled including Western Territory or New Georgia in the area of present-day Washington and Oregon, and east of the Rockies is a huge Missouri Territory. The map is filled with place names including several Indian villages. Surrounded in a bold keyboard style border.

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Condition: A

Lightly toned with slight oxidation of original color.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/9/2004

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