Auction 123, Lot 179

"County Map of the States of New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Id. and Connecticut", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: New England

Period: 1860 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.2 x 13.3 inches
53.8 x 33.8 cm

Bordered by Canada East and West, Maine, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and the Atlantic Ocean, this lovely map is an excellent portrayal of the extent of settlement at the time. With insets of the Harbor and Vicinity of Boston and the Harbor and Vicinity of New York. The strong impression is accented with very fine original coloring. Decorative floral borders.

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Condition: B

Some toning along centerfold and some small spots within the map. A centerfold split at bottom enters border, repaired on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Unsold

Closed on 2/20/2008

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