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Auction 96, Lot 128

"British North America", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Canada

Period: 1834 (dated)

Publication: Baldwin & Cradock

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.5 inches
39.4 x 31.8 cm

Steel engraved map that covers all of present day Canada. Alaska is Russian America. The Canadian Arctic region is largely unmapped and much of the interior is shown with limited detail, attesting to the knowledge of the day. Keyboard style borders.

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Condition: B

Even age toning. Color is a little weak.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/12/2001

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