Auction 169, Lot 163

"United States", Anon.

Subject: Eastern United States

Period: 1805 (circa)


Color: Black & White

7.1 x 6.1 inches
18 x 15.5 cm

This unattributed map appears to be a smaller derivative of the Arrowsmith/Lewis map of this region. The United States is confined to east of the Mississippi River, with the recently acquired Louisiana to its west. Florida is divided into East and West, and Mississippi Territory consists of present-day Alabama and Mississippi. Louisiana is virtually blank with the exception of the Missouri River.


Condition: B+

Issued folding with light toning and faint offsetting from an opposing page of text. There are two minor fold separations confined to the top blank margin.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/12/2018