2018 Palmetto Society Pocket Square/ hand bag scarf

Carolina Antique Maps & Prints

Pre-orders being taken now.

Exclusive Pocket Square, 18 x 18, 100% silk, made in the USA  and designed for the Palmetto Society of Charleston. Marrying two maps by Faden the maps being originally published in 1776. Illustrating the battle of Fort Sulivan.

in store pickup anytime or shipping anywhere in the US, Priority Shipping $8.00

Border in Carolina blue the same color as our state flag. Presented in a gift box and wrapped with a ribbon. 

  • Price: $60.00 { What determines value? }

    Many factors go into pricing a print; rarity, desirability, artist, condition, age, and the history of former sales prices.


    “Weeds & Roses” A good analogy for how the pricing of a print is determined from desirability is my description of "Weeds and Roses". It actually works with a number of publications from Audubons to Atlases. 

    O.K., let's take a complete first edition set of Audubon's Birds of America- 435 Plates, printed by Robert Havell. The Wild Turkey & The Flamingo will be the “Roses”, they are the major plates. These images are usually more desirable making them the most expensive, in upwards of $200,000.

    The Song Birds or "Tweety" birds are the minor plates, or "Weeds". These images are usually less desirable making them less expensive, as low as $2,000.

    However, not everyone prefers roses over weeds. Just because one is more expensive does not mean it is more beautiful to you. Art is a personal preference and you should always go with what stands out to you :)