LOT 939
SOLD €220,00

[Sri Langka] Two maps: (1) "Ins. Ceilan quae incolis Tenarisin dicitur"

Handcol. engr. map by Petrus Plancius, 34.5 x 50 cm. Amst., Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius, ca. 1606. Sl. yellowed and some sm. repaired tears (incl. on central fold), but a good copy. A very attractive, decorative map w. nice details, orientated East at the top of the sheet, w. Latin text verso. -and 1 other map of the Island, here called Taprobana, "Asiae XII Tab." from Ptolemy's Geographia publ. by Mercator, 1584.

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