"A New and Accurate Map of the Empire of the Great Mogul, together with India on both sides the Ganges and the adjacent Countries", Bowen, Emanuel
Subject: South Asia
Period: 1757 (published)
Publication: A Complete System of Geography
Color: Hand Color
16.7 x 13.7 inches
42.4 x 34.8 cm
Very detailed copper engraving that is centered on the mouth of the Ganges. Includes all of India, Ceylon, Siam, Laos, Cambodia, part of Tibet, and Malaysia to just above Singapore. Extensive notes discuss production of diamonds and gems, cinnamon and pearls in the area. Decorative cartouche and compass rose.
Very lightly toned, still very good.