This map of Ceylon was drawn with European traders in mind. The topography of the island is indicated by cross-section drawings of hill country, and the resources of the island are indicated by place names such as ‘Cinnamon Coast’.
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Reference: MapColl F100aj/1798/Acc.24351
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