Auction 149, Lot 224

"Map of Connecticut", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: Connecticut

Period: 1850 (dated)

Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

14.9 x 12.4 inches
37.8 x 31.5 cm

This handsome map of the state and counties features fancy titling and decorative borders. It is well detailed, locating numerous cities and towns, railroads, canals, courthouses, churches, and taverns. Insets of the vicinity around Hartford and New Haven appear at bottom right. Statistical tables give population by county and at different periods beginning in 1701.


Condition: A

One faint spot near the border at bottom and marginal toning, else fine.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 5/21/2014