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    Sale 2481 | Lot 4
    Price Realized: $175With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2481 Lot 4

      (AMERICAS.) Together two unusual anonymous maps of America. Vp, vd

      Estimate $250 - 350

      The first a decorative Turkish manuscript map of North and South America showing California as an island. A map made to look old but created for the tourist trade, likely in Istanbul in the latter part of the twentieth century. 16 1/2x12 1/2 inches sheet size, wide margins; light soiling. and: An engraved map of North America without toponyms, bordered by elaborate margins of American fauna. Boundaries of the United States, Canada and Mexico hand-colored in outline; circular printed label "Severnaya America" in Cyrillic alphabet pasted on. 14 1/4x12 inches sheet size; n.p., circa 1845.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $175