"Plan of the Isle Rodrigues, commonly called Diego Rays Island", Apres de Mannevillette, Jean B. N. D.
Subject: Indian Ocean
Period: 1778 (dated)
Color: Black & White
19 x 12.8 inches
48.3 x 32.5 cm
Uncommon sea chart of the strategically important Rodrigues Island, located east of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. Inset at left is "A Particular Plan of the Northern Part of Madagascar from Insandria to Cape Ambro." Published by Sayer and Bennett.
A dark impression on a thick sheet with some marginal tears and repairs, not affecting the map.