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Auction 161, Lot 703

"[On 2 Sheets] British India, Southern Part [and] British India, Northern Part", Thomson, John

Subject: India

Period: 1817 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

23.6 x 19.8 inches
59.9 x 50.3 cm

This detailed map was issued on 2 sheets and illustrates the extent of British India. The map distinguishes British and Indian Rajah territories, with the northern sheet containing two large insets: Cabul and Nepaul. The southern sheet also depicts most of Ceylon (Sri Lanka).


Condition: B+

Dark impressions with light offsetting and minor extraneous creasing adjacent to the centerfold.

Estimate: $300 - $375


Closed on 2/8/2017