Auction 88, Lot 65

"The Arctic Regions of North America", Weller, E.

Subject: Canada

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: Weekly Dispatch Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.7 x 12 inches
42.4 x 30.5 cm

Extremely well detailed map of the far north from Bankes Strait through Baffin Bay. Inset "Continuation of Smith's Sound to the Northward on a reduced scale". Notes the location where the "Resolute" was abandoned in 1854, and other notations concerning arctic explorations. Small tear entering top neatline with old paper repair, else fine.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 10/2/1999

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