Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1755 Bellin/Van Schley - Large Plan of Daman & Diu City, India - Map
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas / J. Von Schley
"Ville de Diu - De Stad Diu"
14.3 x 10.8 inches
36.3 x 27.4 cm
Ville de Diu, old antique map of the surrounding aera of the sea fortress Diu on the west coast of India.
Daman and Diu, a union territory in west India, consists of 2 separate areas divided by the Arabian Sea. The Daman Ganga River flows through the coastal town of Daman. Diu is a small island and mainland village. The Fort of Moti Daman, Diu Fort and 16th-century churches reflect the territory’s past as a Portuguese colony.