1856 Wood Engraving Indigenous Native Musical Instrument Bone Flute Brazil XGK9

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This is an original 1856 monochrome wood engraving of indigenous instruments constructed of bone. The jagged edges were not welcoming to lips, but the instruments were noted to produce a smooth and even tone.

CONDITION

This 155+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Monochrome
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 2 inches; 6 x 5 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: Brazilian Pronomus, Brasil, Cazique's Trumpet

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