Auction 92, Lot 162

"Geological Map of a Part of the State of California", Williamson, R. S. (Lt.)

Subject: California

Period: 1855 (circa)

Publication: Pacific Railroad Surveys

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 22 inches
40.6 x 55.9 cm

The entire state is shown but only a portion is colored to reflect geological knowledge. These regions are color coded in accordance to a legend at the left side of the map. It is a nice early and colorful map of California with a fair amount of geographical detail provided. Folding as issued.

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Condition: A+

Folding as issued.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/13/2000

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