"Norfolciae Descriptio. Petrus Kaerius Caelavit", Mercator/Jansson
Subject: Eastern England
Period: 1651 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
8.1 x 6.2 inches
20.6 x 15.7 cm
Lovely little map of Norfolk county filled with a multitude of tiny engraved cities including Norwich and Eton with simple pictorial topography. The map is decorated with two decorative cartouches enclosing the title and scale of miles. Engraved by Petrus Kaerius. German text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5295:352.1.
A crisp impression on watermarked paper with minor show-through of text on verso and a few spots of foxing confined to the blank margins.