62) British India, Southern part
By: John Thompson
Date: 1815 (published) London
Dimensions: 19.9 x 23.5 inches (50.5 x 59.5 cm)
A fantastic map with a great amount of interior detail, including towns, mountains and river systems. Extends eastward from north of Bombay (Mumbai) to Chilcat Lake and southern coast of Odisha (Orissa), and south to Cape Comorin (Kanyakumari) and the northern third of Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Features Thompson’s geometric, gray-lined, octagonal title cartouche.
Condition: This is an excellent example with a strong impression, light offsetting, and original coloring.
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