"India Orient", Ortelius/Coignet
Subject: Southern & Southeast Asia
Period: 1603 (published)
Publication: Epitome of the Theater of the Worlde
Color: Hand Color
4.6 x 3.3 inches
11.7 x 8.4 cm
This delightful miniature map covers East and Southeast Asia with Americae Pars in the upper right corner. It appeared in a later English edition of the Epitome published by James Shawe. An alternative title, The Easte Indies vvith the Iles, runs above the upper neatline. English text on verso.
References: King (2nd Ed.) pp. 64-65 & 88-89; Phillips (A) #3407-101; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8400:333.
Lightly soiled with some small worm holes in the bottom blank margins.