Maine Kennebec river Bath 1861 large nautical chart hand colored map
Maine Kennebec river Bath 1861 large nautical chart hand colored map Maine Kennebec river Bath 1861 large nautical chart hand colored map Maine Kennebec river Bath 1861 large nautical chart hand colored map
$ 225.00



Preliminary Chart of Kennebec River Maine From Entrance to Bath From a Trigonometrical Survey Under the Direction of A. D. Bache Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.

(Maine- New England)

Issued 1861 by U.S. Coast Survey.

Fine large mid-19th century antique nautical map, professionally lined with rice paper, with beautiful hand color that greatly enhances the visual appeal.

Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines now flattened but with some creasing, small paper buckling in a couple spots, remaining clean - overall a pleasing and well preserved visual example.

Sheet measures c. 30 3/4" x 17 1/2".

Printed area measures c. 30" x 16 1/4".

Burchard, Publications of U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, pp. 34-6.

Guthorn, U.S. Coastal Charts 1783-1861, pp. 17-22

Library of Congress, Map division example.

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