Charts and maps, Manuscript atlases

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[Sea chart of the north coast of Ireland]

Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps, Manuscript atlases
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID P/49(6)
Description Bound sheet. Col. ms. Medium: Laid on linen. Physical description Note: Two sheets joined. Scale: [ca. 1:1 000 000 (meas)]. Cartographic Note: Rhumbs, latitude scale, compass rose, some soundings. Scale in English leagues. Additional Places: Ireland. Contents Note: Tribal territories shown in different colours. Landmark buildings depicted. From volume eight, Maps of Ireland, of the Dartmouth collection of maps and plans, compiled for or by George Legge, Master General of the Ordnance.
Date made [c.1600]

Artist/Maker Anonymous
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials Paper; Linen
Measurements Drawing area 38 x 46cm, on sheet same size
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