"Indian Archipelago Compiled from the Various Surveys of the British & Dutch Governments and Other Materials in Possession of the Royal Geographical Society", Bartholomew, John
Subject: Southeast Asia
Period: 1860 (circa)
Publication: Royal Illustrated Atlas
Color: Hand Color
21 x 16.2 inches
53.3 x 41.1 cm
This fine, large map includes the Gulf of Siam, Cambodia & Laos, Malaysia, Java, Borneo, the Philippines, Celebes, Molucca, Pitts Passage, Sumbawa, and Timor. It depicts hundreds of islands dotted throughout the region and locates all harbors, passages and straits. Engraved by John Bartholomew and published by A. Fullarton & Co.
A bright sheet with full original color, a few tiny spots of foxing along the centerfold at top, minor toning along the edges of the sheet, and a short centerfold separation confined to the bottom blank margin.