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Auction 176, Lot 217

"A Map of Old Boston in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts",

Subject: Boston, Massachusetts

Period: 1929 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

24.3 x 18.4 inches
61.7 x 46.7 cm
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This vivid pictorial map of the city of Boston was produced by the Boston Five Cents Savings Bank as a promotional item. The bank is located at the center of the map and is surrounded by the Park St. Church, Kings Chapel, and Old State House. Drawn by Charles R. Capon. Folds into attractive self-wrappers with protective folder.


Condition: A+

The map is in fine condition. The covers and envelope are lightly toned, and the envelope has some short tears and minor soiling.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 2/12/2020