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Title 18th Century Survey of Land in Current Day South Philadelphia (Poss.1690-1770)
Object ID 2005.2.64
Object Name Map
Scope & Content 18th century survey of land in current day South Philadelphia (Poss.1690-1770)
In an oval cartouche is Britainia with a shield with the Cross of St. George and the royal crown at the top.
Date circa mid-late seventeenth century based on watermark.
Scale: in "perches"
Dimensions: 15 .25" x 24"
Location: map drawer C in the library
Mentioned on drawing: Protrected (sic) (protracted) and laid down from description by Charles de Krafft (Krasst)
Swan Bankson, Benjamin Bankson, Moyamensing (sic) Road, Passyuank (sic) Road.
Watermark in paper reads:
Stains and in an oval cartouche is Britainia with a shield with the Cross of St. George and the royal crown at the top
Condition: fair to poor, fragile; large section of right side is missing but does not interfere with drawing on sheet. Foxing, 2 separate pieces joined together
Tag: on obtuse, on reverse

Date Bef. 1770
Condition Poor
No. of Sheets 2
Year Range from 1690
Year Range to 1770
Dates of Creation Between 1690 - 1770