"[Tabula Undecima Asiae continet Indiam extra Gangem, & Synarum regionem]", Waldseemuller/Fries
Subject: Southern Asia
Period: 1541 (published)
Publication: Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini Geographicae
Color: Black & White
16 x 11.2 inches
40.6 x 28.4 cm
Woodblock map illustrating the Ptolemaic concept of Malaya and Indochina, labeled India Extra Gangem or India beyond the Ganges. The map is drawn on a revised conical projection - set in a trapezoidal frame and is a reduced version Martin Waldseemuller's map. Title is on verso.
References: Mickwitz II #211-25.
Slight toning on centerfold.