Auction 115, Lot 707

"Presqu Isle del Indedela le Golfe de Gange", Peeters, Jacques

Subject: Southern Asia

Period: 1692 (published)

Publication: L'Atlas en Abrege, ou Nouvelle Description du Monde…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.3 x 5.3 inches
16 x 13.5 cm

Charming little map covers Southern India and the region of Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia. Presented as two maps of the same title with a central border, which affectively eliminates the Bay of Bengal. The map to the right covers a little further north, while the map on the left covers a little further south with great detail on the Maldives.

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Condition: A

Small bottom fold separation closed with archival tape. Light damp stain in upper blank margin.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/21/2006

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