This map is from an Ottoman geographical work which was published in Istanbul in 1732. It depicts Indonesia, Malacca and Singapore. This is part of a collection owned by John Bastin, a renowned scholar and historian. He has written many books and articles on the history of Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia and is also the leading authority on Sir Stamford Raffles.

Date/Period
1732
Region
Istanbul
Dimension
Image size: 18 x 26.7 cm
Accession No.
2010-01460
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Maps