Auction 97, Lot 228

"Mexico and Guatimala", Teesdale, Henry

Subject: Southwest and Mexico

Period: 1837 (published)

Publication: A New General Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.1 x 13.1 inches
40.9 x 33.3 cm

Includes upper California and Texas. Texas does not appear to be a republic here. The region north of Texas is labeled Desert. New Mexico extends north into the Rocky Mountains. The rivers Timpanogas and San Buenaventura run straight into the Pacific. Locates many Indian tribes, forts and early settlements. Well engraved with fine detail throughout. Decorative keyboard-style border. Beautifully colored and engraved.

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Condition: A

Map is very good to fine except for toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $220

Closed on 12/5/2001

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