Auction 97, Lot 437

"A New and Accurate Map of the Southern Provinces of Hindoostan shewing the Territories ceded by Tippoo Saib, to the Different Powers", Wilkinson

Subject: India

Period: 1800 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

9 x 11.1 inches
22.9 x 28.2 cm

Detailed map of southern India and part of Sri Lanka. The map illustrates the period when the British controlled nearly all of India south of the Sutlej River and had reduced to vassalage their most powerful Indian enemies, the state of Mysore and the Marathas. It shows these regions and those ceded in 1792 and 1799.


Condition: B

Even toning and a few tiny spots.

Estimate: $50 - $70


Closed on 12/5/2001