Auction 160, Lot 290

"Maine", Colton, G.W. & C.B.

Subject: Maine

Period: 1887 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

13 x 16 inches
33 x 40.6 cm

This pocket map individually colors each township and depicts roads, towns and villages, rivers, railroads and topography. The map is surrounded with Colton's trademark strapwork border. Folds into 3.5 x 5" embossed and gilt brown cloth boards. The inside front cover features the original paper label advertising the Colton brother's other "Maps and Atlases."


Condition: B+

Original color with light toning and a few spots of foxing. Covers have only minor wear.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 11/16/2016