Auction 125, Lot 164

"United States", Macredie, Alexander

Subject: Eastern United States

Period: 1826 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minima

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17 x 20.3 inches
43.2 x 51.6 cm

A very uncommon map by this Scottish cartographer. It shows the United States following the Missouri Compromise with both the state and territory of Missouri depicted. Other territories include Michigan and Arkansas, the capital of which is Arkopolis. The map provides good detail throughout. It is backed with original linen and folding as issued.

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Condition: B+

Lightly toned, with original color.

Estimate: $230 - $300

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/24/2008

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