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Auction 159, Lot 668

"The Moguls Empire Divided into Its Principal Governments", Anon.

Subject: India

Period: 1767 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

7.8 x 9.4 inches
19.8 x 23.9 cm
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This copper engraved map includes India, Bangladesh, and parts of eastern China. It names the regions of Indostan, Bengal, Ganges, Tibet, Pitan, and the cities of Agra, Delly, Lahor, Dacca, and Hydrabad. The map shows part of Ceylon and all of the Andaman Islands. Published in the March 1767 issue of Gentleman's Magazine.

References: Jolly #GENT-193.

Condition: B+

A nice impression issued folding with minor offsetting and toning. The margin has been trimmed to the neatline at right.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $45

Closed on 9/14/2016