Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Bertius, Petrus

Title:

Sumatra Insula

Date:

1616

Medium:

copper engraving

Size:

9.2 x 13 cm

Description:

A charming miniature map of Sumatra. Singapore is shown on the tip of the Malay Peninsula. Bottom left are the Straits of Sunda through which ships had to pass by the Island of Krakatoa in order to reach the South China Sea.

References:

Item Code:

MA7475

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