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Auction 99, Lot 226

"North Carolina from the Latest Surveys", Lewis/Carey

Subject: North Carolina

Period: 1814 (published)

Publication: Carey's General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

18.7 x 11 inches
47.5 x 27.9 cm

Early nineteenth century map of the state with great detail and good representation of the Outer Banks. At bottom left is an inset entitled "Western Part of North Carolina on the same scale" containing Buncombe and Rutherford counties. The map includes Haywood and Columbus counties and Anson County is delineated, but not named. Original color designating counties.

References: Williams & Johnson #16-7; Phillips (A) #1372-18.

Condition: B

Some offsetting and light foxing. Fold split in margin, well away from image.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $350

Closed on 6/12/2002