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Auction 118, Lot 463

"West Indien…", Weiland, Carl Ferdinand

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1820 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23 x 19.9 inches
58.4 x 50.5 cm
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Large, very striking map of the Caribbean, including the tip of Florida, part of Central America, and the top of South America. The map is color-keyed to indicate the various European colonial possessions, with the key and five distance scales at the right. The map is surrounded by an unusual decorative border.

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Condition: A

Couple of extraneous creases. Light marginal mat burn, otherwise fine on good, strong paper. Hinge remnants on verso.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Sold for: $220

Closed on 3/6/2007

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