TITLE/CONTENT OF MAP: 'A correct chart of the sea coasts of England, Flanders and Holland. Shewing the sands, shoals, rocks and dangers, the bays, harbours, roads, buoys, beacons & seamarks on the said coasts. 'Domestic: Flat-rate of $25.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from United Kingdom
This fabulous nautical chart shows the southern part of the North Sea with the adjacent coasts of England (including much of Kent, Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk), Holland and Flanders (Belgium and the Pas de Calais). Offshore features, notably depths and sandbanks are marked, include the Broad Fourteens. Many coastal towns and villages are named.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 46.0 x 57.5cm, 18 x 22.5 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map.
TYPE: Decorative antique eighteenth century copperplate nautical sea chart, printed on thick paper, with attractive hand colouring
CONDITION: Fair: There are four small, inconspicuous, wormholes which have been professionally restored. Light damp stain in bottom corner margin, not extending into the printed area.
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
FOLDING: This is a folding map.
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Mount & Page, based closely on the similar chart by Captain Greenvile (or Greenville) Collins.
PROVENANCE: Sold by R. Mount & T. Page on Tower Hill, London
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