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Framed size 22 x 18 inches. Engraved surface approx 16.5 x 14 inches. In gold wood frame behind glass. In very good condition. Vertical centre crease from original binding. Some minor darkening around edges, centre fold is slightly lighter. Minor faint stain to top r/h corner. Small tear to centre fold at bottom edge. Some printed text on rear side is just noticable at margins/border. Else a very bright and clean example. With decorative title cartouche and later hand-colouring. Mercator's sons and grandsons, were all cartographers and made their contributions in various ways to his atlas. Rumold, in particular, was responsible for the complete edition in 1595.
Title: Original Antique Engraved Hand-Coloured Map of Eboracum, Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Nottinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia. A map showing the south-western part of England
Publisher: Amsterdam, Gerardum Mercatorem, Ca 1630:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 79884
Keywords: MAPS MERCATOR, G.; HONDIUS; RARE, Original Antique Engraved Hand-Coloured Map of Eboracum, Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Nottinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia, norfolk, nottingham, rutland, leicester, derbyshire, staffordshire, lincolnshire,