England Norfolk Suffolk Lincolne counties Fennes Ely c.1700 Valk Schenk mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A General Plott and Description of the Fennes and Surrounded Grounds in the Sixe Counties of Norfolk, Suffolke, Cambridge, with in the Isle of Ely, Huntington, Northampton and Lincolne.
(Europe, Great Britain, England, Norfolkshire, Cambridge, Lincolnshire, Huntingtonshire, North Sea).
Issued ca. 1700, Amsterdam by Schenk Family & Valk.
Fine, Decorative and uncommon old map of coastal central England, United Kingdom. With original hand color. North is oriented to the right.
Nice large map with wonderful visual appeal. Small decorative features such as crests, implements, sailing ships, compass rose, a distance scale at bottom left, etc..
Sheet measures c. 20 1/2" H x 23 78" W.
Printed area measures c. 17" H x 21 1/8" W
Original fold line as issued.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 4, p. 118-19