NW U.S. Coast Cape Flattery Dixon Entrance 1868 U.S.C.S. Alaska nautical chartBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
North West Coast of America
Cape Flattery to Dixon Entrance
(North America- United States- Nautical Chart- Queen Charlotte Island- Vancouver Island)
Printed 1868, Washington by U. S. Coast Survey
Original mid- 19th Century lithograph map.
A detailed, scarce and interesting early nautical chart which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In Poor to Fair antiquarian condition , paper fairly age brittle but mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, small scattered spotting or age soiling as seen, original fold-lines as issued, fold-lines now browned and splitting , some intersections splitting and now closed on back with archival tape, map should be handled gingerly but could be displayed or framed, trimmed unevenly along the middle left edge as issued, overall the map is clean and still attractive --
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An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 36 1/8" W x 27 7/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 34" W x 26" H.