LOT 099 £80/120 (12:00PM)

An antique coloured map of Bohemia: 'Bohemia/Newly described/by Iohn Speed/Anno Dom:1626'/Are to be Sold by Ric Chiswell/in St. Pauls Church yard. And by Tho: Bassett in Fleet Street.', the map within a border of illustrations of towns and figures in costume (41 x 52 cm), ebonised and gilt frame, the reverse glazed to show text: 'The Description of the Kingdom of Bohemia' and with typed label: 'John Speed, 1626-27./The 1676 issue.'