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Martaban a.k.a. Mottama is a small town in the Thaton district of Mon State, Myanmar. Located on the north bank of the Thanlwin river, on the opposite side of Mawlamyaing, Mottama was the first capital of the Hanthawaddy Kingdom in the 13th and 14th centuries, and an entrepôt of international repute until the mid-16th century.
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Martaban is a large and populous province, lying round the gulph of the same name, and extending some way ...
Annual Register (1825)
by Edmund Burke
Martaban is a large and populous province, lying round the gulph of the same name, and extending some way down. The coast of Tenassarum is a separate government, ...
The Silk Road Encyclopedia (2016)
by Su-il Jeong
Martaban jar A general term for the jars produced in Southern China or Vietnam with four or six handles placed in the upper part of the jar's body. This name seems to have derived from ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Saluen, or The first, formerly called the river of Martaban, is probably, as before observed, the Lu-kyang, or Nu-kyang of the Chinese, ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
MARTABAN, a rich, handsome, and very populous town, capital of the above province, with a good harbour. Lon. 97.50. E. Lat. 15. 35. N. | MARTAGO, a town of Spain, in Leon. . .. MARTAIZI, a town of France, in the dep. of Vienne, smiles SSW. of Loudun, and 9 NW. of Mirebau. ..., MARTEAU, the name given by French natu, ralists to a peculiar species of oysters, called al MALLEAM by others, It is one of the most curious shells in the world. Its figure is that of a hammer, with a very long ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
Its principal rivers are the Airavati, or Erawadi, the Loklang, the Ken- dwen, the Pegue, and the Martaban; but it has many others of less note. Between the last two is a lake, whence two other streams proceed, one of which runs northward to Old Ava, and the other south ...
by Julia Cresswell
The sugary paste used on cakes has taken an exotic journey starting at the port of Martaban on the ...
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