Auction 153, Lot 458

"An Accurate Map of the County of Suffolk Divided into Its Hundreds. Drawn from Surveys, with Various Additional Improvements...", Bowen, Emanuel

Subject: Eastern England

Period: 1752 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
27.5 x 20.6 inches
69.9 x 52.3 cm

This attractive map of Suffolk is divided into "Hundreds," an old English term for an area that would support a hundred families. Identifies major roads, villages, churches, and castles. The text surrounding the map discusses the history of the Earls and Dukes of Suffolk, the seats of Nobility, and other historical and geographical notes.

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Condition: B+

Remargined at top with a few small worm tracks in top border repaired with image replaced in facsimile. A short centerfold separation at bottom has been closed on verso with old paper.

Estimate: $250 - $325

Unsold

Closed on 5/20/2015

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