Large Antique Map of Java, Indonesia

Productnr.: BG-11316

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Beschrijving

Antique map titled 'Nieuwe en zeer naaukeurige Kaart van t Eyland Java Major of Groot Java'. This large-scale map of Java is richly engraved with details of agricultural fields, roads, temples, and topography. The coastline is filled with soundings, anchorages, shoals and other navigational hazards. Batavia, which was the centre of the Dutch trading empire in the East Indies, is depicted with a miniature bird's-eye plan. The map was drawn and engraved by Jan van Braam and Gerard onder de Linden.

Condition: Good. General age-related toning. Few small repairs. Minor wear and soiling. Please study image carefully.

Date: 1728

Overall size: 173 x 53.5 cm.