Auction 108, Lot 556

"The Moguls Empire divided into its principal Governments", Anon.

Subject: South Asia

Period: 1767 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

7.7 x 9.5 inches
19.6 x 24.1 cm

This copper engraved map includes India, Bangladesh and parts of eastern China. Names the regions of Indostan, Bengal, Ganges, Tibet, Pitan, and the cities of Agra, Delly, Lahor, Dacca, Hydrabad, etc. Shows part of Ceylon and all of the Andaman Islands. With the original and complete March 1767 issue.

References: Jolly GENT-193.

Condition: B

Good impression on thick hand-laid paper. Toning at bottom and along a fold, else very good.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $95

Closed on 9/29/2004