Old Maps Collection
The West River from Chinese maps
Litografía de Oppel y Compañía (Manila) lithographer
JPEG 2000, 4888 × 3496, 32MB
Physical Map Dimension (cm):
23 x 37 cm, on sheet 29 x 41 cm
The map depicts the coast line of South China extending from the Gulf of Tonkin until Hong Kong, with the north part of the Hainan Island. On the map can be seen the many rivers of the Guangxi Region with focus on the West River and, according to the legend on the bottom right corner, are also marked Fu, Chau, Ting and Hien (different administrative units).
Original is a lithography, 24 x 38 cm.
Map with graticule.
The four borders of the map with latitude and longitude lines.
Map outlined in simple fillet.
Macao in China maps.
Guangdong Sheng (China)
Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu (China)
Hainan Sheng (China)
South China Sea
Gulf of Tonkin
Bibliothèque Nationale de France
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