Auction 144, Lot 127

"[Lot of 2] South America [and] Chili la Plata and Uruguay", Mitchell/Cowperthwait

Subject: South America

Period: 1850 (dated)

Publication: A New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.5 x 15.5 inches
31.8 x 39.4 cm

Lot of two maps of South America, with the first map covering the entire continent and the second detailing the southern portion from Bolivia to Patagonia. The second map includes an inset titled South Part of Patagonia that shows the Falkland Islands and Cape Horn. The maps are very detailed, showing all principal towns, harbors, rivers, roads, plains, and elevations. A decorative border frame surrounds each map. Size varies slightly.

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Condition: B+

Original color with light, even toning and a few small spots.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 4/3/2013

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