Scotland rare huge 2 sheet Lizars c.1832 fine scarce antique map old hand colorAntiqueMapsPrints.com
(British Isles / Glasgow / Edinburgh / Shetland Islands / Orkney Islands / etc.)
Issued Edinburgh, c. 1832 by Lizars.
Beautiful oversized two sheet early 19th century antique map. Engraved with wonderful vibrant original hand color. Title top center within decorative oblong box. Inset top left of Shetland Islands.
In near VG+ or better condition, minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some overall both sheets remain clean, fresh, well preserved and attractive.
Scarce pair of early 19th century folio sheet maps in very well preserved condition.
Original fold lines as issued.
Top sheet measures c. 21" x 17"
Bottom sheet measures c. 21" x 18"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3, p. 142.