Pennsylvania state 1851 nice old vintage antique Cowperthwait mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
A New Map of Pennsylvania with its Canals, Rail-Roads & c.
(Laurel Hill, Alleghany River, Somerset County, Wyoming County)
Issued 1851, Philadelphia by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Lovely and uncommon old lithographed map with very attractive original hand color.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains clean and well preserved. Some minor light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling to sheet which is visible within the scan, overall a very nice example.
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 vintage, old, antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A cartographic depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 13 5/8" H x 17 1/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 11 1/2" H x 14 1/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 309