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MERCATOR,G/ HONDIUS, J. - India Orientalis.

MERCATOR,G/ HONDIUS, J. - India Orientalis.
India Orientalis. - MERCATOR,G/ HONDIUS, J.
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Title : India Orientalis..
Map maker : MERCATOR,G/ HONDIUS, J..
Date : Amsterdam, 1606.
Size : 14.0 x 19.2 inches. / 35.5 x 48.7 cm.
Colouring : Original colours.

Description :Published in Hondius' editions of the Mercator Atlas from 1606 onwards, showing the Indian subcontinent, the Malay Peninsula, Siam and Cambodia, China and the Philippines, and parts of Sumatra and Borneo. Many of the place names reflect Portuguese activity throughout the region.
The decorative detail includes a large sea monster and an oriental junk in the Bay of Bengal. One of the most interesting and unusual features of the Southern Malay peninsula is its dissection in two, the southern part becoming an island just south of Malacca where it is separated from the rest of the peninsula by a large north-easterly channel.
Text in French on the verso.
Koeman/Krogt, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol I, 8400:1A
Condition : Paper slightly age-toned as usual. Paper broken on two places along center fold and on border line due to oxidation of green paint. Center fold on verso re-inforced with tape. A dark impression.

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