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Lot 0068
  • Title/Content of Map: 1885 British Admiralty Chart of San Francisco Harbor -- North America; West Coast; San Francisco Harbour from United States Coast Survey 1877
  • Date Printed: 1885, London
  • Cartographer: British Admiralty
  • Size: 38.3 x 25.5 in.

    A fantastic and rare British Admiralty nautical map of the San Francisco Bay area. It shows the many soundings in fantoms. Topographical details of the land area, along with elevations of the hillsare are offered. Both San Francisco and Oakland are shown as well. Two vignettes picture the Bay Area and the entrance of the San Francisco Bay with Alcatraz as well. Various corrections of the original chart are noted from 1877 to 1885.

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  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $12.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Good-Fair. Nice print on linen backed stock. Several small pinholes, asmall split, staining and water damp spot in cartouche area in upper right.

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    British Admiralty: Antique Chart of San Francisco

    Estimate $450 - $500Feb 22, 2018
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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