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.Taprobana Ins. Tabula XII Asiae. [Sri Lanka.]

Ptolemy's mythical island of Taprobana originally became associated with Sri Lanka although it was sometimes confused with Sumatra. Taprobana, as it was called on most ea...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

[Taprobana - Sri Lanka]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Ceylon prepared Martin Waldseemüller.Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $15000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

Delineatio Regiae Civitatis Candy. (Plan of the city Kandy in Ceylon.)

Uncommon early view of the city of Kandy, in the center of Ceylon –now Sri Lanka-, shown from above, intricately engraved; it shows a fortification at the center of the...

Estimate: $600 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

Maldivae Insulae.

Very fine early miniature map of Maldives Islands. East is at the top. Title cartouche on the lower right corner. A dolphin and two ships are depicted.First published in ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609

 

Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka)

Manuscript map of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Inland filled with a good number of place names, mountains.

Estimate: $550 - $650
$650 / ≈ €565

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Italy, ca. 1750