Original Hand Coloured Engraved Map “Cornubia, Devonia, Somersetus, Dorcestria,” Wiltonia, Gloucestria, Monumetha, Glamorgan, Caermarden, Penbrok, Cardigan, Tadnor, Breknoke, Herefordia, and Wigornia. “The Fifth Map of England.”

By: MERCATOR, GERARD:

Price: £175.00

Quantity: 1 available


Large Hand Coloured Engraved Map. Natural wood frame in brushed gold finish. With Ivory mount, behind glass. In very good condition in very good frame. Slightly darkened. Vertical centre crease. Text on rear side is just slightly visible. Colouring is very neat and bright. Print is very crisp and clean, blacks are very deep and striking. Else a very clean example. With later hand colouring. Double sided with description on verso side. (Facsimile copy pasted to back of frame.) Regional map of England covering the South West and South Wales. Shows Cornwall, Devonshire, Dorsetshire, Somersetshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire, Glamorgan, Carmarthen, Pembroke, Cardigan, Radnor, Brecknock. From Mercator’s Atlas.

Title: Original Hand Coloured Engraved Map “Cornubia, Devonia, Somersetus, Dorcestria,” Wiltonia, Gloucestria, Monumetha, Glamorgan, Caermarden, Penbrok, Cardigan, Tadnor, Breknoke, Herefordia, and Wigornia. “The Fifth Map of England.”

Author Name: MERCATOR, GERARD:

Categories: MAPS,

Publisher: Amsterdam, Henricus Hondius, ca 1680.:

Seller ID: 80835

Keywords: MAPS GERARD MERCATOR, Cornubia, Devonia, Somersetus, Dorcestria, Wiltonia, Gloucestria, Monumetha, Glamorgan, Caermarden, Penbrok, Cardigan, Tadnor, Breknoke, Herefordia, Wigornia, Regional map, England, South West, South Wales, hand colouring, wood frame, South West and South Wales. Shows Cornwall, Devonshire, Dorsetshire, Somersetshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire, Glamorgan, Carmarthen, Pembroke, Cardigan, Radnor, Brecknock, 1680.