Asia: India, Ceylon and Japan

Africa and the Red Sea Asia and Japan The New Lands



Further east on the map, the shape of India is very small, while "Taprobana" (Ceylon) is huge.



The easternmost part of Asia has Chacais and Mangi north of India Superiore. Java Major lies to the south. The island Zipangri (Japan) is to the east along the Tropic of Cancer. Much of this geography derives from Ptolemy.
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