This is an original 1836 black and white in-text wood engraving of an Egyptian altar that once resided in the British Museum. It depicts a seated, human-headed god and presents the hieroglyphics of worship.
This 175+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. There is acid staining in this image. No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 4.5 inches; 8 x 11 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: egyptology, crossed arms, Nemes