Auction 142, Lot 432

"The Kingdom of Ireland", Morden, Robert

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1695 (published)

Publication: Camden's Britannia

Color: Black & White

13.7 x 16.3 inches
34.8 x 41.4 cm

This detailed map of Ireland is divided into the four provinces of Ulster, Connaught, Leinster, and Munster. Many locations and geographical features are identified on this map, most notably roads. The map includes a decorative cartouche and two distance scales. An inscription at the bottom indicates that the map was sold by Abel Swale, Awnsham and John Churchill.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) #T.CAMD-5a.

Condition: B

Watermarked paper with minor creasing and two chips that extend past neatline at top and bottom.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/28/2012