"Carte de l'Inde en deca du Gange Comprenant l'Indoustan &c. Suivant les Cartes les Plus Recentes...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Northern India, Pakistan, Afghanistan & Nepal
Period: 1752 (dated)
Publication: Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 9 inches
34.3 x 22.9 cm
This map depicts the northern section of the Indian subcontinent and includes present-day Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, and Tibet, in addition to northern India. It features regions, towns and cities, rivers, topographical detail, and a few geographical notes, and is adorned with two cartouches, containing the title and distance scales, respectively.
Issued folding with light toning along the edges of the sheet.