Posted on: 24 January 2014

Rare Map:
Presqu'Isle De L' Inde deca la Gange, ou sont les Royaumes de Decan, de Golconde de Bisnagar, et le Malabar.
Map Maker: Nicholas Sanson
Paris / 1657

Detailed mid 17th Century map of India by Nicolas Sanson.

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Source: Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps

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I have one with me - of course not hand coloured

Most of the details seems to be correct Few mistakes are them Eg : Vaipar is actually between Tuticorin and VEmbar