Auction 136, Lot 337

"Siege de Charlestown", Marshall, John

Subject: Charleston, South Carolina

Period: 1807 (circa)

Publication: French edition of Life of Washington

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm

Map of the Siege of Charleston showing the position of British ships and camps surrounding Charleston. This was a major battle in the Revolutionary War and occurred in the later stages of the war as the British focused their efforts on the colonies to the south. After a six-week battle, the Americans surrendered the largest number of troops in the entire war.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $250 - $325

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/1/2011

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