India Punjab Tibet Ceylon Bangladesh Singapore cities roads 1853 S. Hall old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Punjab / Tibet / Nepal / Bangladesh / Ceylon)
Issued Edinburgh, 1853 by A. & C. Black.
Engraved in London by S. Hall.
Lovely mid-19th century antique map. Engraved with original hand color.
Inset map of Singapore at bottom right.
Nicely detailed, showing countless cities and towns, as well as roads, etc.
Paper gently and uniformly age-toned, but otherwise a clean and fine example. Map displays a pleasant, mellow age patina.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 22" x 17 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 19 1/4" x 14 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 2, p. 253.