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Lot 0011
  • Title/Content of Map: 1891 Cram Comparison of Tall Buildings Globally -- Diagram of the Principal High Buildings of the World
  • Date Printed: 1891, Chicago
  • Cartographer: G Cram
  • Size: 13.2 x 10.5 in.

    This interesting pictorial representation shows 78 of the man-made tall buildings of the late 19th century side by side. Most are places of worship, but the Washington Monument is the tallest one shown. In upper right, the Eiffel Tower, opened in 1889, is added for comparison. From Cram's Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Very Good-Good. Nice color print, with some age toning mostly in the margins and small marginal splits and mostly corner chips.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Cram: Pictorial Comparison of Buildings Globally, 1891

    Estimate $90 - $100Dec 20, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert