Auction 173, Lot 416

"India or the Mogul's Empire", Moll, Herman

Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia

Period: 1723 (circa)

Publication: The Compleat Geographer

Color: Black & White

Size:
7.4 x 6.8 inches
18.8 x 17.3 cm

This striking map covers the Indian subcontinent and the Indochinese peninsula. It extends to include Tibet, parts of Pakistan and Afghanistan, and an unengraved portion of China. There are plenty of place names and good topographical detail. The mythical Chiamay Lake appears in Tibet. On a sheet of English text measuring 8.7 x 13.7".

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.MOLL-1e.

Condition: A

There is light text show-through with minor toning and soiling along the sheet's edges.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $90

Closed on 6/5/2019

Archived