Original engraved map by Richard Blome (died 1705), with attractive old hand colouring
Contained within an antique maple frame, with gilt slip frame
Overall size including frame: 47 x 42.8 cm
Richard Blome's map of Hampshire depicts the county divided into the ancient 'hundreds', with a corresponding key in the upper-left corner. Many of the towns and villages of the county are marked, and there is a single dedicatory armorial.