Digital South Asia Library

Early Maps

These example maps show one of the approaches to scanning maps for web delivery. The scans were provided by the University of Minnesota. These maps are part of a collection of rare historical maps at the University.

Creator: Jansson, Jan. 1588-1664.
Title: Magni Mogolis imperium.
Imprint: Amstelodami : Apud Ioannem Ianssonium, 1640.
Description: 1 map ; 44 x 53 cm.
Notes: Partly colored. Appears to be hand-made paper. Relief shown pictorially.
Location: Borchert Map Library, University of Minnesota
Norht India Map
Title: Koninkryk Van Guzaratte Met d'Engte Van Cambaya en der Lelver Vloeden, volgens de Kundlchap der Portugysen.
Imprint:Den. H.I.B. De Lavanha, [1713]
Description:1 map : col. ; 22 x 28 cm.
Notes: Illustrated. Appears to be hand-drawn.
Location: Borchert Map Library, University of Minnesota
Gujarat Map

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