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Sri Lanka(Ceylon)
VALENTYN, F., Jaffenapatnam., antique map, old maps VALENTYN, F. - Jaffenapatnam.
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncolored. 270x350mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A bird's eye-view of the fort and town of Jaffna. From Francois Valentyn's "Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien".
The view depicts Jaffnapatnam, the fort on the coast of Sri Lanka. This Portuguese built fort was captured by the Dutch in 1658.
The kingdom of Jaffnapatnam consisted of 13 islands and ...
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Estimates : $ 160 - $ 200
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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte Plate qui comprend L'Isle de Ceylan. . ., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte Plate qui comprend L'Isle de Ceylan. . .
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured.. 489x676mm. Some light discolouration along center fold. Printed on heavy paper.
Chart showing the southern tip of India and Sri Lanka. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor and hydrograph. During a voyage to China...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured.. 482x657mm. Light discolouration along center fold. Good condition.
Chart showing the bay of Trincomalee, Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Trincomalee is natural deep water port on the east coast of Sri Lanka, about 110 miles northeast of Kandy. It is one of the main centers of Tamil speaking culture in Ceylon. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay Dans L'Isle de Ceylan., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay Dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 485x660mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly age toned and light water stain in upper margin.
French chart of the harbour of Trinquemalay on the island of Ceylon. Prepared after Samuel Cornish who was a vice admiral for the English East India company.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay a...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 350
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Condition Rating: 2