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Auction 91, Lot 125

"Various plans and Draughts of Cities, Towns, Harbours.",

Subject: Colonial United States

Period: 1782 (circa)

Publication: Millar's New Complete Universal System of Geography

Color: Hand Color

7.7 x 11 inches
19.6 x 27.9 cm

A very attractive sheet with five maps, each with its own decorative title cartouche. Plan of the Harbour of New-York and Parts adjacent, The Town & Harbour of Boston &c., Draught of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, Plan of the Harbour of Charles Town, South Carolina, and Plan of the City & Harbour of Havanna, Capital of Cuba. Each map is very detailed. The maps are enclosed in an engraved garland surround.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/14/2000