"Colton's Map of The World on Mercator's Projection", Colton, Joseph Hutchins
Period: 1855 (dated)
Publication: Atlas of the World
Color: Hand Color
26.5 x 17.5 inches
67.3 x 44.5 cm
Nice nineteenth century world map with attractive pastel color and good detail throughout. Recent exploration routes are traced including the U.S.S. Vincennes (1841-42). Decorative scroll border.
Light toning on fold with sparse foxing.