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Maps of Japan

Southeast Asia Collection / Map Collection

The examples shown here are a selection of maps of Japan held in the Maps Special Collection. Click on the thumbnail images to see a larger version of the maps. All maps are available for viewing during Special Collections business hours.


Ptolemy, 2nd cent.

[ASIA] [4 Maps]: India Orientalis, Chinae Regnum, Iapania Regnum, Insulae Philippinae. [Douay? : Wytfliet?, 1605?] Call number: G 7401 .S2 1605 .P78

From: Wytfliet's Histoire universelle des Indes..., 1605?

Iapaniae Regnum (This map is one of four on one sheet)

ancient map of Japan

Detail of Fish Monster

fish beast on Japan map thumbnail


Southeast Asia Collection / Map Collection