'Map of Persia'

IOR/L/PS/12/3627, f 68

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1912. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Map showing Persia and the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. . The map shows cities, roads, and hydrology, and highlights the scale of Russian trade and British trade. There are some boundaries traced by hand: in yellow the boundary suggested in Sistan, and in blue the border preferred by Kerman.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Scale
1:2,534,400
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 39° 3' 42.66" N, 42° 48' 9.84" E
Top-right: 39° 3' 42.66" N, 63° 19' 30.7" E
Bottom-left: 22° 42' 55.4" N, 42° 48' 9.84" E
Bottom-right: 22° 42' 55.4" N, 63° 19' 30.7" E
Physical characteristics

Materials: printed in colour on paper with manuscript additions in coloured pencil

Dimensions: 790 x 990 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
Type
Map

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British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers
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Unrestricted

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IOR/L/PS/12/3627, f 68

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1912 (CE, Gregorian)

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