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Sale 2527 Lot 4
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]
Estimate $400 - 600
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.