"Premiere Carte des Isles de la Sonde", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Southeast Asia
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: Histoire Universelle
Color: Black & White
13.5 x 9.2 inches
34.3 x 23.4 cm
Handsome map of the island of Sumatra, the southern tip of the Malaysian peninsula, and Singapore. A bit of Borneo and Java are also shown. Singapore is depicted as a group of islands at the tip of Malaysia. Numerous small islands in the region are shown and named.
Trimmed at binding side, but still adequate for framing.