Custom Map & Message Ornament


John and Charlotte Guptill created by

John and Charlotte Guptill

read more about the maker

Home for the Holidays

There's no better time than the holidays to relive fond memories of your family's favorite locale. Capture a snippet of your hometown, yearly getaway, or a celebrated landmark with this keepsake ornament. Clippings from reproduced vintage maps or charts are customized to the coordinates of your choosing, sealed in resin, and then set in a pewter with an elegant satin silver finish. On the ornament's back, an added dedication, special message, or your family's name can be inscribed and enjoyed year after year. Handmade by John and Charlotte Guptill in Maine.

International locations available, but maps may be less detailed.

John and Charlotte Guptill

created by

John and Charlotte Guptill



Inspired by her love of sailing, Maine-based maker Charlotte Guptill began to incorporate nautical charts directly into her jewelry designs. With the help of her husband, John, and a talented pack of Maine artisans, she handcrafts custom nautical chart and map adornments in her studio on the Portland waterfront. Each of her pieces is hand-cast, the chart or map images are hand cut, and each piece is topped with boaters resin to create a natural dome that magnifies the artwork below.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
pewter, resin, ribbon, Paper
Ornament: 2" dia; Ribbon: 3" L
Care instructions included with each ornament.
Item ID

Still haven't found the details you're looking for? Check out our Product Q&A!

This is a made-to-order item. You will receive a proof within 1-2 business days from our custom order team. At that time, you can request a revision or approve the proof. You will be provided with a ship date for the final item after approving the proof. If we do not receive a response within 1 week, your proof will automatically get approved and your order will be put into production. This item typically ships 2 weeks after proof approval.At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact with any questions.

also by John and Charlotte Guptill

you might also like


by PowerReviews
UncommonGoodsCustom Map & Message Ornament

(based on 1 review)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars



  • 4 Stars



  • 3 Stars



  • 2 Stars



  • 1 Stars



Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top


Amazing - better than expected!


from Narragansett, RI

Verified Buyer


  • Unique


    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Custom Map & Message Ornament:

      I have a child that sails the world. I bought this as a reminder of where is home port is and always will be. It was the best gift ever! The quality was great and customization was perfect.

      Love it

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      Displaying review 1

      Back to top