"De Rievier van Suratta", Valentyn, Francois
Period: 1725 (circa)
Publication: Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien
Color: Hand Color
15 x 11.5 inches
38.1 x 29.2 cm
This navigational chart centers on the Tapti river, which empties into the Arabian Sea. Along the river lies the city of Surat (or Suryapur), with its fortress overlooking the river. The map also features a compass rose and rhumb lines.
Strong impression on watermarked paper.