This is an original 1882 black and white relief line-block map of the fens of Wisbeach and Peterborough in England, United Kingdom. A fen is a type of wetland which is fed by groundwater or surface water, and are generally very high in minerals.
This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.
Product Type: Relief Line-block Map; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 4.25 inches; 13 x 11 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Knor Fens, Thorney, Eye, Morris Fen, Welland, Borough Fen, Welland