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Auction 88, Lot 28

"Southern Regions", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: South Pole

Period: 1855 (dated)


Color: Black & White

13 x 15.5 inches
33 x 39.4 cm
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Great 19th century map of Antarctica depicting the extent of exploration in the region. The voyages of explorers are charted including Cook, Biscoe, Kemp, Ross, Bellinghausen, and Wilkes. Surrounded in Colton's distinctive border. Damp stain in margins, just touching outside border.


Condition: B

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $40

Closed on 10/2/1999