Dating geographia maps
Vintage maps dating back hundreds of years are no longer completely accurate in terms of navigation but are seen as beautiful pieces of art and are highly prized by collectors.
The most valuable maps are those printed in the 15th and 16th centuries but come at a steep price.
Hence, three separate identifications are made, as follow.
The British Governor-General of Bencoolen Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles visited Pagaruyung in 1818, reaching it from the west coast.Long before GPS and smart phones, paper maps were the go-to source for navigating the world.