The Gentleman’s Online Auction

November 09, 2017

LOT 628

Lot 628

Herman Moll (c.1654-1732)

Herman Moll (c.1654-1732)
Lot 628 Details
Herman Moll (c.1654-1732)


first state, colour outlined copper engraved map
sight 8.5 x 11.25 in — 21.6 x 28.6 cm; 16.5 x 18.5 in — 41.9 x 47 cm; 16.5 x 18.5 in — 41.9 x 47 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $390
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


This first state, early colonial map of the New England states is thought to be the first showing postal roads.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 628

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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