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Orientale Mare/Gangeticus Sinus/Eous Oceanus

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy
Contributors: Sean Gillies, Perry Scalfano, R. Talbert, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Mar 13, 2023 01:18 PM History
Ancient Greek and Roman sources refer to the Bay of Bengal, forms the northeastern portion of the Indian Ocean, by these names. It was also sometimes construed as an ocean entirely surrounding Asia.

15.0000001, 89.9999999

water, open

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 5 F3 Orientale Mare/Gangeticus Sinus/Eous Oceanus

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Bay of Bengal; also entire ocean surrounding Asia

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M.U. Erdosy, Sean Gillies, Perry Scalfano, R. Talbert, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Orientale Mare/Gangeticus Sinus/Eous Oceanus: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 13 April 2024]

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