Catalog Archive
Auction 153, Lot 227

"Colton's Arkansas", Colton, G.W. & C.B.

Subject: Arkansas

Period: 1855 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15.8 x 12.9 inches
40.1 x 32.8 cm

This steel-engraved map depicts Arkansas and its counties. Despite a copyright date of 1855, the county configuration is accurate to 1871, with Lincoln, Sarber, and Nevada counties present. Towns and cities, roads, and railroads are located as well. The map is surrounded by Colton's typical strapwork border.


Condition: A

There are a couple of unobtrusive spots and marginal toning.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 5/20/2015