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Lot 733
By: Henry Abraham Chatelain
Subject: Sri Lanka
Date: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Condition Code: B+

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Color: hand color

Size: 17.4 x 15.1 inches
         44.2 x 38.4 cm


    This is a handsome and very detailed map of the island of Sri Lanka, with north oriented to the right. The mountainous topography is graphically presented, along with roads, locations of Dutch forts, gem and salt mines. Several elephants are also depicted. Panels of French text provide a detailed history.

Condition Description:
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Issued folding with light toning between the two folds, otherwise a crisp and clean example.


Estimate:
$240.00 - $300.00


Sold for: $120.00

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