Auction 169, Lot 283

"Colton's North Carolina", Colton, G.W. & C.B.

Subject: North Carolina

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: Colton's General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

16.4 x 12.9 inches
41.7 x 32.8 cm

State map outlining the counties, showing railroads, common roads, canals, villages and post offices. County development is up to date for 1859 with the newly formed Alleghany County. The inset depicts Beaufort Harbor. Adorned with a decorative border.


Condition: A

Original color with minor toning, a couple of unobtrusive spots of foxing, and a few tiny tears along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/12/2018