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Auction 88, Lot 80

"An Accurate Map of New York in North America from a late Survey", Anon.

Subject: Colonial United States

Period: 1780 (published)

Publication: Universal Magazine

Color: Black & White

10.5 x 13 inches
26.7 x 33 cm
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Copper engraved, folding map with much interesting detail. Covers all of New York with parts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Depicts various boundary lines reflecting different claims by New York and New Jersey. Provides an interesting view of the colonies with roads, forts and villages. Delicate title cartouche. Ref: Jolly UNIV-187. Close margin (1/8") on binding side and light tape burn in bottom border.


Condition: B

Estimate: $300 - $350


Closed on 10/2/1999