RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia
RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia

RARE 1893 Hand-Colored Map of Chesapeake Bay, Featuring Lighthouses of Maryland & Virginia

London: British Admiralty, 1893. 1st Edition. Very Good. Item #13265

An exceedingly RARE 1893 British map of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays, featuring the Light Houses of Maryland, Virginia and Delaware.

"Great Egg Harbor to Albemarle Sound, Including Delaware & Chesapeake Bays, from the United States Coast Survey 1859-86."

Topography taken from Blunt's Map of 1861.

Vibrantly hand colored in four colors, this map depicts water depths of the time as well as many of the long-disappeared or shrinking islands of the Chesapeake.

Mild edge wear and a few small stains in the margin, not affect the image.

This map measures 27 1/4" X 40" and is perfect for framing and display!

Price: $850.00