Auction 112, Lot 215

"Monterey Harbor California", U.S. Coast Survey

Subject: California

Period: 1852 (dated)

Publication: Report of the Superintendent of the United States Coast Survey

Color: Black & White

Size:
11.8 x 13.8 inches
30 x 35.1 cm

Great coastal survey of Monterey Bay with a plan of the small town and fort. Extends to Point Pinos, now the location of Pacific Grove and part of the famous 17 Mile Drive, with a small view of Pt. Pinos at bottom. The chart includes sailing directions, a simple compass rose, and the Coast Survey Office seal.

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Condition: A

Good impression with sound paper with original margins. Paper added at binding trim. Trace of toning along fold.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $65

Closed on 9/28/2005

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