28 August 2015 — 6 October 2015
Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)
This fascinating display tells the story of the extensive conservation and technical analysis of the early seventeenth-century Selden Map of China and a contemporary pair of hanging maps given to the Bodleian by the East India merchant George White in 1684.
Image: Detail, Map of the Earth, Sinica 123
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm
View a selection of the exhibits in our Ming Maps online exhibition.
Admission freeDisplays; Free events