This is an original 1871 black and white in-text wood engraving of a basin and a pitcher ("Tisht" and "Ibreek") made of tinned copper or brass with a raised receptacle for the soap in the middle, used for Egyptians to wash their hands.
This 140+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. 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 2.5 inches; 8 x 6 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: ewer, utensils, instruments