Sri Lanka Ceylon Colombo 1860 Weller & Bartholomew large color map
Sri Lanka Ceylon Colombo 1860 Weller & Bartholomew large color map Sri Lanka Ceylon Colombo 1860 Weller & Bartholomew large color map Sri Lanka Ceylon Colombo 1860 Weller & Bartholomew large color map
$ 95.00

The Island of Ceylon.

(Asia, Southeast Asia, Ceylon, Sri Lanka, Colombo, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte).

Issued 1860, Glasgow by Blackie & Son. Engraved by Edw. Weller. 

Fine large mid 19th century engraved map with original outline hand color. 

From an uncommon atlas of the era, a monumental folio production that was fairly expensive in its day.

Well preserved, clean, some light uniform age toning to paper as typical, overall a nice looking example with pleasing age patina.

Sheet Measures c. 10 3/4" x 14 5/8".

Engraved Area Measures c. 10"  x 13 1/2" .

Cartographic Reference(s):

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1, 143.

[R27025].