Rare chart of the Bay of Bengal

By IMRAY, James, 1864 
£500
£300

Bay of Bengal. Plans of the Principal Harbours, Drawn From Surveys made by order of The Hon: East India Compy. the Board of Admiralty, &c.

Asia India
  • Author: IMRAY, James
  • Publication place: London
  • Publication date: 1864.
  • Physical description: Blueback chart.
  • Dimensions: 1025 by 1320mm. (40.25 by 52 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 15069

Notes

Rare large sea chart of the Bay of Bengal and environs, published in 1648 by James Imray.

The map provides a fine treatment of the region, including a number of large harbor insets and notes with sailing directions, tidal observations, etc.