Calechut – Daniel Meisner


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Striking view of Kozhikode, also known as Calicut, in Kerala, India. Decorated with verses below the view, and with ships and a sea monster in the front. In the background a highly detailed view is depicted, including palm trees, people and an elephant. The view was published in Daniel Meisner’s “Sciographia Cosmica”, a work first printed in Nuremberg, 1638, by Fürst.

Title: Calechut
Date: 1638
Size: 10.0 x 15.0 cm
Verso: Blank
Condition: Good (G)
Condition notes: Minor foxing. Creases. Small repaired tear in upper margin, not entering the printed image.

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