Hand coloured copper engraving of the Kingdom of Mutapa Added: A hand coloured copper engraving of the coastlines of India, Saudi-Arabia and the Maldives
Africa, Zimbabwe; Jacques Nicolas Bellin - Empire de Monomotapa et Etats Voisins - Ca. 1754.
The dimensions are 21 x 26 cm.
In excellent condition. Wide margins. Middle fold as published, double fold parallel to the middle fold. Light double print. Blank verso.
The Kingdom Mutapa (Shona: Wene we Mutapa; Portuguese Monomotapa) was a kingdom between the rivers Zambezi and Limpopo in the current Zimbabwe and Mozambique. It was home to the Shona people.
India, Maldives, Arabian Sea, Indian Oceanan; Nicolas Bellin - Carte des Costes de Perse, Gusarat et Malabar - 1740.
The dimensions are 24.5 x 20 cm.
In good conditions. Sufficient margins. Folds as published. Light double print, some stains on the image. Blank verso.
Personal order by Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Frédéric_Phélypeaux,_Count_of_Maurepas)
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) was a prominent French hydrographer and geographer. With a career of more than 50 years, he made a large number of maps for, among others, the French Ministry of the Navy.
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Excellent print. Quick delivery. Well packed. Thanks! A+++
The parcel packing was bent, so the map inside became also slightly damage - it's bent quite hard in several places. So now I will have spent some resources for restoration :(
Item exactly as described, arrived promptly, very happy.
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