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Auction 123, Lot 324

"Philadelphia", Meyer, Joseph

Subject: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: Handatlas

Color: Hand Color

11.8 x 14.6 inches
30 x 37.1 cm

A finely engraved and tremendously detailed map from one of the most respected 19th century German atlases. This example includes a large key that indicates points of interest, government buildings, schools, hospitals, hotels, wards, churches, synagogues and more. At top right is printed "Meyer's Handatlas Suplm. 6, No. 106". The map has attractive coloring with crisp engraving.


Condition: A

There is some very faint foxing, still overall very good.

Estimate: $150 - $250

Sold for: $170

Closed on 2/20/2008