East Indies Indonesia Malaysia Philippines 1832 Carey & Lea miniature map
East Indies Indonesia Malaysia Philippines 1832 Carey & Lea miniature map East Indies Indonesia Malaysia Philippines 1832 Carey & Lea miniature map
$ 68.00

A Comparative View of the Principal Lakes of the Western Hemisphere.

(Asia, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Dutch East Indies, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Celebes, Philippines, Papua New Guinea).

Issued 1832, Philadelphia by Carey & Lea for Starling. Engraved by F. Dankworth.

Charming little early 19th century American produced map, engraved with original hand color. A gem miniature, precisely engraved with great delicacy and skill.

Paper has uniformly toned to give the map a unique mellow visual glow unlike anything modern.

A very nice looking example, most pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4 1/4" W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.

[R25826].