Original Copperplate Map

Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)


Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)
Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)

Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)    Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)

An original antique map of WILTSHIRE Wiltoniae comitatus.. Published in Camden's Britannia in 1607, this is the first edition of the map, with cruciform compass rose and verso text in Latin.

The map is mounted (museum quality mount board), with a. Printed area of 360x280mm and later hand colour. It features a scrolled title cartouche, mileage scale, map dividers and compass. One of the earliest printed maps of Wiltshire, the map shows in great detail the county's towns, villages, rivers, hills, hundreds and estates. The map has good margins, is a clean and clear impression and is in excellent condition. The item "Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)" is in sale since Friday, December 1, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "michaelraw2012" and is located in Menston. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  1. Type: County Map
  2. Year: 1607
  3. Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  4. Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  5. County: Wiltshire
  6. Country/Region: England

Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)    Wiltshire original antique map by Saxton & Kip, 1607 (1st edition)