1868 Wood Engraving Crimson Headed Spur Wing Goose Animal Africa Bird XGBA1

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This is an original 1868 black and white wood engraving of a Crimson-Headed Spur-Winged goose. The spur on the top of the goose's head was used as a weapon of defense for striking.

CONDITION

This 143+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No Surface Rub.Small hole - left side. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 3 inches; 10 x 8 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: Latooka, Tribe

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