South East Asia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, China; Rosaccio / Ruscelli - India Tercera Nuova Tavola - 1599

Description
South East Asia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, China; Rosaccio / Ruscelli - India Tercera Nuova Tavola - 1599
From "La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino..."

Early map of Southeast Asia based on Gastaldi’s foundation map (1548) of the region. Covers from the Gulf of Bengal to the southern coast of China and as far south as Java and Timor. The strangely shaped islands and early place names provide a fascinating early view of the region

Dimensions: 18 x 24,5 cm. (on sheet: 23 x 33,5 cm.).

Condition: very good. (Professional restorations along the central fold).
Verso: italian text.

Mapmaker: G. Rosaccio / G. Ruscelli
Publisher: M. Sessa. Venezia.
Note: from "La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino...."

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
South East Asia
Geographical specification
Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, China
Map maker/ publisher
Rosaccio / Ruscelli
Map/ Book title
India Tercera Nuova Tavola
Period
1599
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
From "La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino..."
Size of the largest image
18×24.5 cm
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