"[Untitled - Southern Asia]", Hole, William
Subject: South Asia
Period: 1614 (published)
Publication: Raleigh's The History of the World
Color: Hand Color
14.7 x 9.7 inches
37.3 x 24.6 cm
A very interesting map of the area from the Eastern Mediterranean (Alexandria) to Malaysia and Sumatra. Shows The passage of Nimrod and The passage of Ophir en Hauilah into India. The Arck is boldly depicted in the mountains of present-day Afghanistan. The map is decorated with a partial compass rose.
A few minor spots and paper weakness at centerfold.