Connecticut Rhode Island 1858 Gaston antique U.S. state map old hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Long Island.
(United States- America- New England)
Issued c.1858, NY by Gaston, S.
Charming little mid-19th century wax engraved (cerographic) map with original hand color. Some light old damp staining along the edges, nice patina to map and pleasing overall visual appearance
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheet measures c. 7 1/4"H x 6 1/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 6"H x 5 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 2, p. 143.