Hand-drawn map of the Persian Gulf showing the islands of Farsi, Arabi, Harqus and Qran

IOR/L/PS/12/3863, f 78

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1938. 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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A hand-drawn map of 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. showing the islands of Farsi, Arabi, Harqus and Qran. The map shows place names but has little other detail.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 31° 11' 24" N, 46° 12' 0" E
Top-right: 31° 11' 24" N, 52° 32' 60" E
Bottom-left: 24° 1' 12" N, 46° 12' 0" E
Bottom-right: 24° 1' 12" N, 52° 32' 60" E
Physical characteristics

Materials: drawn with ink on paper

Dimensions: 208mm x 340mm

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
Access conditions

Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/L/PS/12/3863, f 78

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Date(s)
1938 (CE, Gregorian)

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Hand-drawn map of the Persian Gulf showing the islands of Farsi, Arabi, Harqus and Qran, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/12/3863, f 78, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100060880039.0x000001> [accessed 26 April 2019]

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