"Carte du Detroit de la Sonde…", Depot de la Marine
Subject: East Indies - Indonesia
Period: 1846 (dated)
Color: Black & White
34.5 x 23 inches
87.6 x 58.4 cm
Large working sea chart detailing the Sunda Straight between Sumatra and Java. Inset maps of the anchorages at Merak and Meeuwen. Ink stamp of a Paris chart seller near title.
A couple of short tears across centerfold repaired with Japanese tissue on verso. Some light stains and several pencil marks including a revised coastline on the eastern side of Sumatra.