Homann Heirs: Peninsula Indiae citra Gangem, hoc est Orae Celeberrimae Malabar & Coromandel

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Description

Homann Heirs (Joh. Bapt. Homann maphouse 1701-1848)

Peninsula Indiae citra Gangem, hoc est Orae Celeberrimae Malabar & Coromandel

18th century map of the Indian Peninsula and Sri Lanka (Ceylon).
Hand-coloured copper engraving by the German Homann maphouse.
Lot of information about the coastal ports and cities. Decorative cartouche with an elephant.

Year of printing 1733
Place of printing Nuremberg
Technique kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving
Illustrations käsin väritetty / handkolorerade / hand coloured
Dimensions 56 x 50 cm
Condition 3, kuluneet marginaalit / slitna marginaler / worn margins
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor