This is a very nice map of map of southern India and Sri Lanka. Great deal of detail is offered as to colored political divisions, topography, rivers, settlements, etc. The map is surrounded by 7 vignettes including Shuhur Jeypoor, Tomb of Sultan Mahomed Shah at Bejapoor, The Government House at Calcutta, soldiers, camels and horses and a religious monument.
1851 Tallis Map of Southern India and Sri Lanka
Map Maker Specifics
J Tallis, 1851, London
12.5 x 9.1 in. plus margins
Excellent - very good. Nice print on thicker paper. Hint of toning. Color outline.