North America Cuba Mosquito California Alaska 1873 old engraved hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(North America, United States, Jamaica, Antilles, Hudson Bay, Isthmus of Panama, Texas, Yucatan, Lower California, Haiti)
Issued 1873, Gotha, Germany, by Justus Perthes
A detailed antique engraved map, with original outline hand color.
Several of the western states are still Territories.
Printed in the 19th century, on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
A detailed map worthy of display which is not often seen.
In Good+ or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, and light to moderate scattered staining, spotting or foxing. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A fascinating antique map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Sheet measures c. 14 3/8" H x 18" W.
Printed area measures c. 12 3/8" H x 15 1/8" W