Auction 112, Lot 99

"Nord-America", Reichard, Christian Gottlieb Theoph

Subject: North America

Period: 1823 (dated)

Publication: Stieler's Hand-Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.5 x 11.2 inches
34.3 x 28.4 cm

This interesting map is a revision of Reichard's map of 1818. It shows the United States with its claim into present-day British Columbia, Mexico in control of the Southwest, and Russia possessing Alaska. In the West are the large territories of Oregon, Missouri, North-West and Arkansas. A large inset details the Northwest coast with the discoveries of Vancouver.

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Condition: B

Bit of minor scattered foxing.

Estimate: $170 - $220

Sold for: $140

Closed on 9/28/2005

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