Auction 153, Lot 106

"A New Map of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland &c. From the Latest Authorities", Cary, John

Subject: Eastern Canada

Period: 1807 (dated)

Publication: Cary's New Universal Atlas...

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.5 x 18.1 inches
52.1 x 46 cm

This early 19th century map focuses on the area around the Gulf of St. Laurence, with excellent detail of the coasts of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. The fishing banks in the Atlantic Ocean are also shown.

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Condition: B+

A nice impression with original color on paper with "1806" watermark. There is light toning along the centerfold with some chalk residue at center.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $210

Closed on 5/20/2015

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