This is a survey map of the Cape Cod Bay area, first published in 1872 and updated in 1877. While the map has all the expected features, with the land mass colored in sepia tones and the water mass in gentle blue, there are also special highlights on it, such as helpful charts of the variations of the magnetic needle, the coordinates of lighthouses and locations of the buoys. As such, this chart will delight any vintage map lover, and will hence be a perfect graduation gift, housewarming present or a birthday surprise for the aforementioned individual. But, this map of the Cape Cod Bay area will also serve as charming wall decor in any setting, be it private or professional, and will bring an air of sophistication to a space. The map is printed in giclee technique on archival quality paper, so it will not fade for 100 years.