Project Description

 Published in Guthrie’s “New System of Modern Geography “. London, C. Dilly & Robinson c. 1780

A detailed map of South East Asia extending from Kabul to the north west to New Guinea in the south east. Decorative cartouche of an elephant with rider. McCorkle-Carto-Bibliography of the maps in Eighteenth British and American Geography Books, #181, ETSC T206698 

Map Condition: Large repaired (with archival tape) closed tear at fold into Borneo and another repaired closed tear mid Indian Ocean, some creasing still generally clean and dark impression. Map Type: Copperplate engraving with hand colouring in outline

Stock No: 1393
Cartographer: Kitchin, Thomas
Year: c.1780

Height (in): 13.75
Width (in): 19.5
Price: $250