Fascinating antique map of part of Asia around the Indian Ocean, engraved by Sidney Hall c. 1800. Names in Latin. Taprobana is the ancient Greek name for Sri Lanka. Distances shown in Olympic Stadia, Stadia of Aristotle, and Geographical Miles. Very good condition with toning and some image transfer. Measures approx. 8 x 10.5 inches to the neatline.
Item Number: ASI453