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Auction 99, Lot 241

"[Lot of 2]", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: South Carolina

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

See Description

Nice related pair includes "Colton's South Carolina", a state map colored by county that shows railroads, common roads, canals, etc. With a large inset “Plan of Charleston, Vicinity and Harbor,” and a smaller inset of Fort Sumter. Plus "Colton's The City of Savannah…" and "The City of Charleston…" (two plans on one sheet). Both plans are well detailed and locate major buildings and streets. Decorative borders. The maps each measure approximately 15.5 x 12.5".


Condition: B

Both with good impression and color. Toned with some light marginal staining away from borders.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 6/12/2002