This is an ornate and highly decorative map illustrates Jersey & Guernsey with an English Channel inset. The map features five vignettes and fancy borders of the Tallis style. The steel engraved map depicts Castle Cornet, St. Peter’s Port, a Druid Altar, Mont Orgueil Castle, and the mandatory cows. This region is the only part of the UK that was German occupied in WW II. Engraved by J. Rapkin. Modern color.
1850 Tallis Ornate Map of UK's Channel Islands
Map Maker Specifics
J. Tallis, 1850, London
13 x 10 in. plus margins
Close cropped marging of this Very Good map. Modern color and mounted on heavy paper. Very light foxing.