1871 Wood Engraving Egyptian Table Manners Dinner Gathering Meals Egypt XGQB7

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This is an original 1871 black and white in-text wood engraving showing a group of Egyptians having dinner. The tray is placed in the middle of the room and they sit round it with one knee on the ground, and the other raised (this being the most approved posture at meals).

CONDITION

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 3.5 inches; 8 x 9 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)

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