Antique Maps

Explore a curated collection of antique maps that showcase the rich history and artistry of cartography. Find the perfect piece to add a touch of vintage charm to your home decor or gift it to a map enthusiast.
Stonehenge, Antiques, Collage, Ceres, Pins, Prints, Eastern, Michael Jennings, Map

This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles (although showing only the eastern part of Ireland). A seated Britannia at the top of the page is one of the earliest printed depictions of the British allegory. Also shown are small images of a ship, Winchester Cathedral, Stonehenge and a swimming pool…

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