This is an original 1871 black and white in-text wood engraving of an Egyptian musician playing the "Kemenche" ("Kemengeh"), a three-stringed bowed musical instrument.
This 140+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. 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: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 3 inches; 8 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: music, Kanoon, ancient, antique, performer, viol, viola