1807 Copper Engraving Hollow Drain Bricks Construction Farming Agriculture TCF1

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"Draining Bricks"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of illustrations of several types of bricks that were used in the construction of drainage ditches and trenches on early 19th century English farms.

CONDITION

This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some light surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present a collection of copper engravings from 1807 of antique farm machinery, livestock, farm buildings, and land management practices from the early 19th century. To continue "plowing" through this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Reproductive art by C. Blunt.

Keywords specific to this image: Building, Irrigation, Landscaping

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