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Engraved map with later hand colouring. With printed description of the County of Dorset on back. In large gilt frame with glass to front and back. Frame Size 26 x 21 inches. Wide ivory mount. Map size 20.25 x 15.0 inches. In very good condition in very good frame. Beautiful bright colouring. A very clean map. Map of Dorset from 1662, with town plan of Dorchester and coats of arms. Overton edition issued without text
Title: Dorsetshyre. Original engraved antique map of Dorset. With the Shyre town Dorchester described as also the Armes of such noble families as have bene honored with the Titles thereof since the Normans Conquest to this present Anno 1662.
Publisher: Henry Overton 1716:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 78189
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