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Speed - A New Description of Carolina, Map

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Speed - A New Description of Carolina, Map
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John Speed (1551/2-1629), A New Description of Carolina, London, circa 1676, engraved by Francis Lamb (fl. 1667-1701) for Speed's atlas, A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, engraving on laid paper, with descriptions of Carolina and Florida verso, in two sheets, plate 15-1/8 x 20-1/8 in., sheet 16-3/4 x 21-1/8 in., unframed

Provenance: Humber Family, North Carolina

Condition

joined at center, some wear, small tears, and losses to edges, left and right margins with some water damage, right sheet (Description of Carolina verso) with 3 inch tear reinforced with tape verso, scattered light staining throughout

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Speed - A New Description of Carolina, Map

Estimate $800 - $1,200
Feb 04, 2022
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Starting Price $400
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0326: Speed - A New Description of Carolina, Map

Sold for $1,900
24 Bids
Est. $800 - $1,200Starting Price $400
Emporium & Humber Family Collection Auction
Feb 04, 2022 9:00 AM EST
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Lot 0326 Details

Description
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John Speed (1551/2-1629), A New Description of Carolina, London, circa 1676, engraved by Francis Lamb (fl. 1667-1701) for Speed's atlas, A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, engraving on laid paper, with descriptions of Carolina and Florida verso, in two sheets, plate 15-1/8 x 20-1/8 in., sheet 16-3/4 x 21-1/8 in., unframed

Provenance: Humber Family, North Carolina

Condition
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<p>joined at center, some wear, small tears, and losses to edges, left and right margins with some water damage, right sheet (Description of Carolina verso) with 3 inch tear reinforced with tape verso, scattered light staining throughout</p>

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