'BARK:SHIRE' ('Miniature Speed' of Berkshire) c.1627/1632

'BARK:SHIRE' ('Miniature Speed' of Berkshire) c.1627/1632
SKU: misp/berk/001

An interesting and attractive mid 17th century map based on the larger Speed map of Berkshire, hence, 'miniature Speed'*.

  • Original copperplate engraving with later hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 12.5cms by 8.5cms.
  • The map is in very good condition with decent margins. There is some minor see through from the text on the verso. Click on image for better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 350 years old.

*Unlike many of the maps in the atlas, this was not engraved by Pieter Van Den Keere but is by an unknown (probably English) engraver