Maine Washington County Mount Baker scarce 1853 cerographic antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
(Waldo County, Frenchmans Bay, Portsouth Harbor, St. Johns River)
Issued 1853, NY by Phelps & Fanning
Fine and uncommon old map with excellent and attractive full hand color. Cerographic printing (wax exgraved). Printed within a small rare gazeteer, text on verso as always with this map.
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 8 7/8" H x 51/2" W.
Printed area measures c. 8 1/8" H x 4 5/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 3, p. 421