Southeast Asia Mughal Empire Siam Thailand Java Sumatra 1800 Low mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
East Indies from the Best Authorities.
(Asia, South East Asia, Mughal Empire, Siam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Borneo, Celebes, Java, Sumatra, Philippines).
Issued c. 1800, New York by Low.
A scarce early 19th century engraved map. Nice imprint depicting early American cartographic engraving, among a handful of maps produced within the United States by this time relating to this region of the world.
Right blank margin has been replaced with matching paper, small loss to engraved border area at top right corner and in spots along the outer border down the right side. Still displays well.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 10" H x 13" W.
Engraved area measures c. 8 1/2" H x 11" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.