EAST INDIES DRAWN from the Latest Discoveries
Detailed map of region extending from India to Japan and south to New Guinea. Ornate cartouche of palm trees and island inhabitant. Of note: dotted lines indicated sea track of several galleons. Sea tracks include: track to Acapulco, from China to Europe, to Manila, from South Sea to China. Map details sholas, islands, and coastlines.
Map of the East Indies. Map reads with North facing to the top of the map. Prime Meridian is London. Scale was determined by measuring between 10 degrees of Latitude.
1 map ; 23 x 26 cm
67.849; 149.280; -19.049; 48.744
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v.18, June 1748. opposite pg. 251
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