Title, Uniform: Essex
Title: ESSEX, devided into Hundreds, With the most antient / and fayre Towne COLCHESTR Described and_ / other memorable MONUMENTS observed. Anno 1662
Map-Maker: Speed
Plate Date: 1662
Date of Publication: 1667
Publisher/Seller: Described by Iohn Norden, Aug : / mented by I. Speede; And are to be / solde by Tho: Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Ric: Chiswell in St Pauls Church yard.
ID #: 62
Call #: Thea-SU-020 (on frame w/ Suffolk)
Engraver: Jodocus Hondius
Inset Map: BR COLCHESTER (town)
Frame Type: Framed not on Wall
Media Type: Sheet Map - Folio
Height (cm): 38
Width (cm): 50

Framed in unusual side-by-side double map frame with Speed's map of Suffolk. Outline color. Gold border.

Maker statement BL has last line extending out of box: ...d Ric: Chiswell in St. Pauls Church yard.

Three portraits as coins colored gold in BR above town.

"THE EARLS OF ESSEX" Seven coats of arms arranged vertically on left.

References: Purchase Docs
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