Sapello Doboy Island Pelican Shoals Upper Sound Georgia 1837 Blunt nautical mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(Sapello Island / Doboy / Pelican Shoals / Upper Sound / Georgia)
Issued New York, 1837 by Edmund & George W. Blunt
Engraved by Hooker.
Fine and uncommon 19th-century engraved map with attractive hand color.
Superior visual example, detailed subtle hand coloring which greatly enhances the visual appeal. Tiny little light houses shown, countless sounding depths, fleur de lys compass rose right side.
Map remains well preserved.
Original fold-lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 10" x 9"
Printed area measures c. 9" x 7"
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 153-5.
Campbell, Coastal Pilot, p. 88*