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Moll 1724
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Map, uncoloured engraving, Hamp Shire ie Hampshire, scale about 6.5 miles to 1 inch, by Herman Moll, included in a New Description of England, published 1724.
This copy has engravings of antiquities printed in a column down each side of the page, outside the map; these pictures include figures of Mercuris, Bacchus, Pallas and Virgo Vestalis, and a coin of Emperor Alaxeander Augustus, and a saxon coin of Edgar minted at Winchester.
map feature:-  not coloured & title cartouche & scale line & up is N & lat and long scales & table of hundreds & sandbanks & coast shaded & coastal defence & castles & rivers & relief & hillocks & forests & parks & county & hundreds & settlements & roads
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche HAMP SHIRE / By / H. Moll Geographer.
scale line:-  6 miles = 26.4 mm
map type:-  HantsMap -- Moll 1724
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 36x23.5cm
wxh, plate = 317x195mm
wxh, map = 259x188mm
scale = 1 to 370000 ? (1 to 365760 from scale line assuming a statute mile)

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MN: 22.10.2002
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