[East Indies] Ortelius, Indiae Orientalis... Antwerp, 1570 (1598). 13¾ x 19½. Full original color. Old centerfold repairs, a few small rust marks, else VG. Especially handsome old color. The geography is embellished with vignettes such as mermaids combing their hair and sea monsters threatening a foundering ship. Cortazzi, Isles of Gold, pl. 17; Suarez, SE Asia, fig. 86, pp. 164-9; Van den Broecke 166; Walter, Japan A Cartographic Vision, pl. 11D. SOLD
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