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Price Realized: $688 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2512 Lot 176
PERRIS, WILLIAM. New and Complete Rail Road Map of the United States Compiled from Reliable Sources …Presented by the Home Insurance Company of New York. Hand-colored lithographed map of the eastern half of the United States. 24x34 inches sheet size, ample margins; originally folding now flat, minor strengthening to verso of fold intersections, early agent's gift inscription in ink; smaller contemporary railroad map by Perris tipped to lower left margin. New York, 
Estimate $600 - 900
Designed as a promotional item for the Home Insurance Company, the large elaborate cartouche at lower right contains detailed information about that agency. The map shows all railroads (finished and under construction) within a decorative border surround incorporating a locomotive in the lower banner. Modelski, Railroad Maps, 35; Rumsey 2617.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $688