Auction 110, Lot 584

"Palestine", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 16 inches
33 x 40.6 cm

Very nice steel engraved map with fine detail. Extends north to include Henicia and the Bay of Juneh, and east to Bosrah and Kenath. Terrific detail of political divisions (all named and hand colored), towns and villages, roads, and port cities. Locates and names the Dead Sea, Bethlehem, Jaffa, Gaza, Jerusalem, and much more. Decorative border surrounds.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and beautiful original coloring. A few light spots, still very good.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $85

Closed on 3/2/2005

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