title cartouche

Blaeu's Hampshire 1645

Title
cartouche

The strapwork title cartouche printed upper left on the map is decorated with bull's and sheep's heads, fruit, and a catch of fish hanging on a rope - flounders? crab and lobster. The title is:-

HANTONIA
SIVE
SOUTHANTONIENSIS
COMITATUS
Vulgo
HANTSHIRE

Notes about cartouches.

Notes about colouring



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