North America Territorial western Continent 1862 Stulpnagel Stieler mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(North America, Alaska, Canada, Mexico, Caribbean, West Indies).
Issued 1862, Gotha, Germany by Justus Perthes for Stieler. Engraved F. von Stulpnagel.
Uncommon mid-19th century German map with original outline hand color. There are numerous variant versions of this map issued around this date by this maker. This example displays numerous western states as still territories, including Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Dakota.
Map shows scattered light age spotting but still displays a nice visual appeal.
Centerfold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 14 1/2"H x 18"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 12"H x 15 1/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 216.
Espenhorst, Bibliographie der Handatlanten, 4, H 4.1.