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Auction 94, Lot 99

"A New and accurate Map of the Province of Pennsylvania in North America, from the Best Authorities", Anon.

Subject: Colonial America

Period: 1780 (published)

Publication: Universal Magazine

Color: Black & White

12.8 x 10.6 inches
32.5 x 26.9 cm
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Uncommon REVOLUTIONARY WAR period map depicting settlements and roads as well as topography. Extends as far west as "Chambers Town" in Pennsylvania and includes part of New Jersey. The "Boundary Line of Philadelphia run in 1730" divides Pennsylvania from Maryland. Decorative title cartouche with a fort and canon. Folding as issued.

References: Jolly UNIV-185; Sellers and Van Ee #1298.

Condition: B

4" tear repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $300

Closed on 3/7/2001