This is an original 1832 monochrome wood engraving that depicts one of the colossi from the entrance of the larger of the two Temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt.
This 179+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 3.25 x 4.75 inches; 8 x 12 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Archaeological, Pharaoh