Auction 126, Lot 473

"Regni Angliae et Principatus Cambriae Tabula Nova…", Homann Heirs

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1805 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.5 x 23 inches
52.1 x 58.4 cm

This is an uncommon German map of England and Wales. It is densely engraved with information including roads and canals. There is a small inset of the Isles of Scilly. The title cartouche features the Queen of England, a sailing ship and trade goods with a key in Latin at top.

References:

Condition: A

There are some faint damp stains in the margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $210

Closed on 12/3/2008

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