Dec 17, 2019 - Sale 2527

Sale 2527 - Lot 4

Price Realized: $ 2,210
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
ATWOOD, J.M. for ENSIGN & THAYER. Pictorial Map of the United States. Engraved wall map of the United States bordered by historical scenes and allegories. 31x44 inches overall; strong original hand-color; backed on linen and varnished as issued, soft creases and edge wear, lower wooden roller lost. New York: Phelps, Ensign's & Thayer, 1847 [but 1849]

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1849 edition showing a massive California with an early "Gold Region" designated with yellow coloring, but not yet engraved to name it such as seen in the 1850 edition. Texas appears with a "stovepipe" configuration.