Catalog Archive
Auction 182, Lot 325

"Geological Map of Texas",

Subject: Texas

Period: 1916 (dated)

Publication: Bulletin of the University of Texas No. 44

Color: Printed Color

33.6 x 32 inches
85.3 x 81.3 cm
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Large, detailed and very colorful map locates seventeen different geological types through the use of color and pattern. The map is likely a compilation of earlier publications on the geology of Texas. Prepared by J.A. Udden, C.L. Baker and Emil Bose of the University of Texas. An extensive legend explains each geological type. Very interesting vertical sections show in detail the various geological compositions beneath the surface at four locations: Northern Trans-Pecos, Southern Trans-Pecos, Llano Estacado, and Central and Coastal Plains. A handsome map of the state with fine coloring.


Condition: A

A colorful example on a clean sheet with some minor extraneous creasing. Issued folding. There are some shadows on the image that are caused by our scanner and not present on the physical map.

Estimate: $500 - $650

Sold for: $1,500

Closed on 4/28/2021