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RIUDAVETS, José Maria. [Antique sea chart of the Lesser Sunda Islands]
Carta Esferica de las Islas al Este de Java y parte de los Mares de Aruafura y Banda segun los trabajos holandeses mas modernos. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1863. 640 x 980mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
Old Sea Chart of part of the Indonesian island chain of the Lesser Sunda Islands, including Sumbawa, Flores and Sumba, with the western tip of Timor.
[Ref: 12460]    £500.00 ($645 • €571 rates)

RIUDAVETS, José Maria. [Sea chart of North Sulawesi]
Carta Esferica de Paso entre las Islas de Mindanao y Celebes segun los trabajos mas modernos. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1863. 640 x 980mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
Chart of the passage between Mindanao in the Philippines and Sulawesi, with the islands of the Sangihe Islands Regency.
[Ref: 12465]    £500.00 ($645 • €571 rates)

HORTIGOSA, P. [Antique sea chart of the Karimata Strait]
Mar de China. Carta del Estrecho de Carimata segun los trabajos holandeses publicados en Batavia en 1862. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1866. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
Old Sea Chart of the Karimata Strait, connecting the Java Sea to the South China Sea
[Ref: 12471]    £350.00 ($451 • €399 rates)

TUBAU, I. [Antique sea chart of the Bangka Strait]
Carta Esférica del Estrecho de Banca segun la publicada en 1860 por el Almiratazgo de Inglaterra. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1866. Touches of original colour. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
Old Sea Chart of the Bangka Strait between eastern Sumatra and Bangka in Indonesia.
[Ref: 12470]    £450.00 ($580 • €513 rates)

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SELLER, John. [A rare English sea chart of the Western Indian Ocean dedicated to the East India Company]
A Chart of the Western part of the East Indies. With all the Aejacent Islands from Cape Bona Esperanca to Cape Comorin. London: John Seller, John Colson, William Fisher & James Atkinson, c.1678. 430 x 545mm. A few small repairs.
A fine sea chart of the western Indian Ocean, dedicated to the East India Company. Orientated with north to the left, it shows from the Cape of Good Hope to Cape Comorin in India, with the coasts of both the Red Sea and Persian Gulf surrounded by names. The title is within an ornate cartouche surmounted with the original arms of the East India Company, replaced in 1709. Originally published by Seller in 1675, this example was issued during the short-lived consortium of the four publishers, 1677-8, brought about by Seller's financial difficulties. At the time the Portuguese still had footholds on the eastern African including at Mombasa; before the end of the century the Omani Empire had driven them out.
[Ref: 18233]    £2,000.00 ($2,578 • €2,282 rates)

APRÈS DE MANNEVILLETTE, Jean Baptiste d'. [18th century nautical chart of Diego Garcia]
Carte des Isles et Dangers Situes au Nord-Est de l'Isle Madagascar... Paris: 1771. 335 x 495mm.
Antique sea chart of Diego Garcia and the surrounding islands, now the British Indian Ocean Territory. Published in 'Le Neptune Oriental'. Diego Garcia is the largest land mass in the Chagos Archipelago (which includes Peros Banhos, the Salomon Islands, the Three Brothers (islands), the Egmont Islands and the Great Chagos Bank)
[Ref: 12417]    £230.00 ($296 • €262 rates)

MORESBY, R. [Lithograph map of the Moresby's survey of the Maldives]
The Head of the Maldives from the late survey by Com. der Moresby I.N. London: James & Luke J. Hansard, 1837. 330 x 195mm.
Steam Navigation to India - 1837. Robert Moresby, a captain of the East India Company's Bombay Marine/Indian Navy reached the Maldives in 1835 to survey and chart the Maldivian seas for the British Admiralty. His charts were the first accurate maritime charts of the Indian Ocean atoll group. Below the image is the text 'Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed, 15 July 1837. The lithographer was Saumel Arrowsmith.
[Ref: 15708]    £120.00 ($155 • €137 rates)

DIRECCION HIDROGRAFICA DE MADRID. [An uncommon 19th century old sea chart of south west India with the Maldives]
Costa Occidental de la India. Hoya IV. Comprehende desde Cochin à Cabo Comorin segun los trabajos ingleses mas modernas. Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1870. Touches of original colour. 650 x 990mm. With the blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia.
A scarce Spanish antique nautical chart of the seas off south west India, with the northern islands of the Maldives. Copied from English charts, the lighthouses are marked in colour.
[Ref: 12282]    £480.00 ($619 • €548 rates)


COGAN, Robert. [A detailed 19th Century chart of Bombay Harbour]
Plan du Port de Bombay Levé en 1829, par M. Robert Cogan, Lieutenant de la Marine de la Companie des Indes. Paris: Dépôt-général de la Marine, 1840. 610 x 450mm.
A French edition of the important trigonometirical survey of the port of Mumbai, executed by Robert Cogan of the Indian Navy and first published by James Horsburgh, Official Hydrographer to the East India Company, in 1833. Underneath the chart is a coastal profile of the entrance to the port.
[Ref: 17683]    £1,800.00 ($2,320 • €2,054 rates)

IMRAY, James. [Blue-back chart of south west India]
Coast of Western India from Cape Comerin to Bombay Compiled Chiefly from the Surveys made by order of the Honorable East India Company. London: James Imray & Son, 1862. Touches of original colour. Two sheets joined, total 1040 x 1270mm, backed onto blue paper, edged with linen with original title label. A few small signs of wear, publisher's ink stamp on chart, 'corrected to 1887'.
Detailed sea chart of the Indian coast line from Mumbai south to Cape Comerin, with four inset details including Bombay Harbour.
[Ref: 13052]    £800.00 ($1,031 • €913 rates)

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