Auction 119, Lot 355

"State of Vermont Drawn and Engraved", Scott, Joseph

Subject: Vermont

Period: 1795 (published)

Publication: United States Gazetteer

Color: Black & White

6 x 7.5 inches
15.2 x 19.1 cm

This is a terrific example of an American-produced copper engraved map in its first state. Shown here are many interesting landmarks and place names, for example, Dartmouth College, Ticonderoga and the homestead of Governor Chittenden. Also shown are Burlington, Mt. Independence and Lake Champlain.

References: Wheat & Brun #196.

Condition: B

Issued folding. With some offsetting. Upper binding edge a little ragged and close to the neatline at the upper right corner.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $95

Closed on 5/9/2007