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Auction 164, Lot 342

"Mexico, Mittel America, Texas", Flemming, Carl

Subject: United States, Mexico & Central America, Texas

Period: 1842 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.6 x 12.9 inches
42.2 x 32.8 cm

Uncommon German map of the southern United States, Mexico and Central America with the independent Republic of Texas shown in its smaller configuration. Mexico is divided into states and territories, which are listed in a table at bottom left. The map is filled with Indian names and some interesting spurious topography, and includes a list of mountains. Texas is stated in the legend as comprising an area of 8,000 square miles, with a total population of more than 100,000.

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Condition: B

There is scattered foxing, a damp stain at top left, and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $125

Closed on 9/13/2017

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