India Orientalis – Gabriel Bucelin

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Rare map of Southeast Asia by Gabriel Bucelin, from the work Praecipuarum Universi Terrarum Orbis, published by Johannes Görlin in 1658 in Ulm. The map is a derivative of Abraham Ortelius’ miniature map of the region, and shows a misshapen India, the southern part of China, the East Indies, Japan and New Guinea, and extends to the northern coastline of America.

Title: India Orientalis
Date: 1658
Size: 6.3 x 10.6 cm
Condition: Good (G)