Enlarge Text
A A A

Maps

Maps of all types have been collected for centuries. The earliest known world map was drawn by Babylonians and in the 6th century B.C. The earliest known printed maps were made in 1478. The first printed street map showed London in 1559. The first road maps for use by drivers of automobiles were made in 1901. Collectors buy maps that were pages of old books, as well as the multifolded road maps popular in this century.


SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.13.0
    [timestamp] => 2018-05-25T22:35:15.378Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 332656968946
                            [title] => Antique Map Coast of South Carolina Oyster Beds. 1891. U.S. FISHERIES
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 184439
                                    [categoryName] => Curiosities Maps
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mYG3tObrDkzTJSLp1hlByHQ/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=maps&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=332656968946
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 72003
                            [location] => Almyra,AR,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 45.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 45.0
                                    [bidCount] => 5
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H4M24S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-18T22:39:39.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-25T22:39:39.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                    [watchCount] => 1
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 273222195898
                            [title] => 1927 Literary Digest Atlas of the World and Gazetteer, Color Maps, 192 Pages
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 98466
                                    [categoryName] => World Maps
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mJJ6dkQgjuyFdzvcJE96clw/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=maps&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=273222195898
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 62351
                            [location] => Mendon,IL,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 4.65
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 3.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 3.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H8M6S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-18T22:43:21.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-25T22:43:21.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 273226736815
                            [title] => CANADIAN GOVERNMENT TOPOGRAPHIC MAP 1955 and 1940 Quebec and English River! Cool
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 179654
                                    [categoryName] => North America Maps
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/mKjewAzb-OkWOJmJ5C0G2sA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=maps&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=273226736815
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 98026
                            [location] => Edmonds,WA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 7.49
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 7.49
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H25M14S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-20T23:00:29.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-25T23:00:29.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/273226736815_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 273226740051
                            [title] => US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY TRIANGULATION PROGRESS SKETCH 1892 VERY NICE MAP!
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 179654
                                    [categoryName] => North America Maps
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/mIkQ2fWXNyYwLt3M2qe3U9A/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=maps&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=273226740051
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 98026
                            [location] => Edmonds,WA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 4.0
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 7.07
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 7.07
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H26M17S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-20T23:01:32.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-25T23:01:32.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/273226740051_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 1053
            [totalEntries] => 4209
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=maps&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DMaps%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:maps
metakey:Maps
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
British Possessions In North America
Category
Description
Matthew Carey, Philadelphia, C.1814, 15 X 17 In.
Year Priced
2006

Get The Latest Collecting News Every Week for FREE!

Enter your email below to receive Kovels Komments for the latest antiques & collectibles news, answers to readers questions, marks and tips. In your inbox every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium