Antique Print-SEA CHART-SRI LANKA-CEYLON-JAFFNA-Depot de la Marine-1834
Subject: Antique print, titled: ''Carte de la Cote Nord de l''Ile de Ceylan et du Mouillage de Kaits […].'' - A coastal chart of Northern end of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Jaffna is the major city in the region. The map shows depth soundings and indicates numerous places along the coast.
Condition: Very good, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. Some offsetting where the map was folded on itself. Some cluasters of stains in the top margin, and a few stains in the top edge of the image. Some soft creasing in the lower margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Engraving on hand laid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 99.8 x 67.1 cm. The image size is ca. 87.4 x 58.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 39.3 x 26.4 inch. The image size is ca. 34.4 x 23 inch.
Part Number: 64380