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Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Title: De golf van Bengalen.
Published in: Amsterdam, after 1669-1712
Size: 17.1 x 20.5 inches.
43.4 x 52.0 cm.

Condition: Paper slightly age-toned. With some plate scratching and ink toning.
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Rare chart of the Indian Ocean, with nice detail on Ceylon (Sri Lanka) with compass roses and system of rhumb lines, soundings and anchorage's. Many place names.
The plate was newly made by Doncker, in an early stage he used the copperplates of Goos. More frequent than Goos, Lootsman, Van Loon, and others contemporaries, Hendrik Doncker corrected and improved charts. As a result this map is much updated than the Janssonius (1658) map of the Bay of Bengal
Reference: Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. IV, Don. [map 46], Gole Early maps of India, 19.

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