Baltimore: B.T. Welch & Co., 1823. Hand-colored. Printed on thick creamy paper and considered to show a superior engraving quality (Rumsey and Ruderman). Nicely visible platemarks. Old repairs to right and lower margins not entering the neat line. Very good. Very good +. Item #410
Map of Maine showing its 9 counties: Cumberland, Hancock, Kennebeck, Lincolm, Oxford, Penobscot, Somerset, Washington, and York; Penobscot County having been formed in 1816. The northwest border is that of the Treaty of 1783, extending into present day Canada. Major towns, roads and rivers are presented. Detailed coast with islands.