British Channel Isle of Wight 1814 Thomson antique hand color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
The British Channel
Issued 1814, Edinburgh by Thomson
Fine original antique map, printed in the early-19th century, with original hand color.
In near VG or better condition, light minor age wear, light minor offsetting in ocean area, overall very presentable and attractive [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
The printed area remains visually pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting large antique map which will look nice when displayed.
Sheet measures c. 21 1/4" H x 28 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 19 3/4" H x 24 3/4" W.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 4, p. 270*