Orissa Bay of Bengal coastal Chandaka c.1980 huge National Atlas of India mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(India / Cuttack).
Issued c.1980, Calcutta, for the Government's monumental multi-year project "National Atlas of India". (Survey of India).
The cartographic details seen here are found nowhere else in this unique level of detail or combination on other maps. These include features such as airports, places of religious importance to Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists & Jain, tourist historical sites, telegraph offices, radio stations, major market, areas of specialized handicrafts, etc.
Excellent oversized late-20th century color printed map. Not to be confused with their much more common small quarto size maps of this era. Excellent level of detail not possible on smaller maps.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 22 1/2"H x 33"W.
Printed area measures c. 21 1/2"H x 26 5/8"W.