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Auction 94, Lot 162

"[South Carolina]", Anon.

Subject: South Carolina

Period: 1809 (published)

Publication: David Ramsays's History of South Carolina

Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 16.5 inches
47 x 41.9 cm
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Fascinating and very scarce map of the state of South Carolina with a beautifully engraved state seal in the lower left. The coloring divides the map into various regions; Upper Country, Middle Country, Lower Country, Catawba Lands, and Cherokee lands. Great detail of the young state including the location of court houses, iron works, Indian villages, and roads.


Condition: B

Folding and close margins as issued. Extensive offsetting, otherwise very good condition.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $900

Closed on 3/7/2001