This is a terrific Antique Fishing Book Plate dating to the 19th Century. This "Table of Baits" is a listing of fish to be caught and how and where to catch them, with a listing of suggested Baits to do so. Markings include Bunney and Gold, Published May 1, 1801, Shoe Lane, London. Under the illustration markings include F. Scott, del. et sculp.
This piece is in excellent antique condition, with definite signs of age by way of foxing and subtle discoloration. Please zoom the photos to appreciate all the details, as well as to best understand overall condition.
Plate measures 8.5" x 10.5" with blank back of page.
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