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Antique Map-NORTH INDIA-MAGNI MOGOLIS IMPERIUM-De Wit-Covens-Mortier-ca. 1710
- Antique Map, titled: 'Magni Mogolis Imperium de Novo Correctum et Divisum Per F. de Witt Amstelodami.' - Map of Northern India an surrounding region. This includes Kabul and Candahar in the top left corner, Carachi lower left, Tibet in the top right and Bhutan, Bangladesh lower right. Pakistan, Nepal, and part of Afghanistan. Engraving with contemporary colouring on hand laid paper. Description: Published by Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, ca. 1710. The map was originally issued by De Wit, circa 1690. Ref: Gole, S. (Early India) #31, pl.16.Artists and Engravers: Made by an anonymous engraver after 'Frederik de Wit'. Condition: Good, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. Scattered small stains in the margins and a few in the image. Creasing in the lower margin and top edge. A Few spots of paper erosion/paper weakness in the right margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: BG-B3-28 The overall size is ca. 24.8 x 19.3 inch. The image size is ca. 20.4 x 16.5 inch. The overall size is ca. 62.9 x 49.1 cm. The image size is ca. 51.8 x 41.8 cm.
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