High relief map of South Central Asia


Accession Number: 1998.80.106

Scope & Content: Plaster cast mold inside a black wooden frame; map is hand painted and covered with shellac or varnish; shows South Central Asia, including Tibet, India, Assam, and Afghanistan; entire Himalayan mountain range is shown, along with principal cities and rivers of the region; rivers are not discernible by touch; includes paper print labels that were cut and glued to the map surface as well as hand-inked labels.

Creator: unknown

Interview Date: / /

Collection: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 1998.80

Publisher: London, England

Publisher Place: London, England

Subjects: Asia Geography Maps for the blind and visually impaired