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Auction 168, Lot 254


"Geological Map of Maine. Colored to Show the Geological Formations", Hitchcock, Charles Henry

Subject: Maine

Period: 1887 (dated)

Publication: Atlas of the State of Maine

Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 15.8 inches
31.8 x 40.1 cm

This striking geological map of the state is divided into counties and names some towns and rivers. Its color-coded key identifies granite, trap and altered slates, upper silurian, montalban, and other geologic units. Published in George N. Colby's atlas of the state.


Condition: B+

On a lightly toned sheet with an edge tear at left that extends 1" into the image and has been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $45

Closed on 6/6/2018