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A NARRATIVE OF THE MISSION SENT BY THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF INDIA TO THE COURT OF AVA IN 1855

Lot No
37
Description
By Sir Henry Yule. (1820-1889)

Publisher : Smith & Elder
Location : London
Year : 1858 Edition : First Edition
No of Pages : 391
No of Plates : 27 Colour
No of Illustrations : 47
No of Maps : 1
Estimate
Rs. 1,40,000 - 1,60,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,07,434

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Reference : Abbey Travel 408

The lot includes detailedmap and drawings, and remains an extraordinarily valuable source for the study of the history, geography, arts, religion, and culture of Burma.Along chapter is devoted to the ruins of the ancient city of Bagan (then known as Pagan) and its temples, as they were found by the mission in 1855

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.