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Auction 184, Lot 332

"Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of South Carolina", Carey & Lea

Subject: South Carolina

Period: 1822 (circa)

Publication: A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas...

Color: Hand Color

14.8 x 12.7 inches
37.6 x 32.3 cm
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This finely engraved map is on a full folio sheet (21.3 x 17.3") surrounded by English text giving a brief description of the state’s boundaries, rivers, climate, chief towns, government, and history. The map delineates rivers, roads, towns, and counties with numerous military houses (M.H.) located throughout. Based upon the first official map of South Carolina by John Wilson. Engraved by Samuel Hufty.

References: Phillips (Maps) p. 822.

Condition: A

On a clean sheet with faint offsetting and a couple of tiny tears along the top sheet edge that have been archivally repaired on verso.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/15/2021