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Lot 0091
  • Map: Chart of the Northern Passage between Asia & America
  • Cartographer: Thomson
  • Place & Date: Edinburgh / 1816/1817
  • Size: 23 1/4" x 19 1/2"
  • Condition: overall age toning; browning and creases along centerfold; some spotting and staining; lower margin trimmed

    This fascinating map from Thomson's New General Atlas focuses on the Bering Strait between Russia and Alaska, whose northern coast is tentatively rendered. Includes the route of Captain Cook's explorations in the region.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    overall age toning; browning and creases along centerfold; some spotting and staining; lower margin trimmed?

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    Thomson: Antique Map of Alaska/Bering Strait, 1816

    Estimate $70 - $80Oct 7, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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