1871 Woodcut Cooks Shop Roman Pompeii Italy Steelyard Thermopolium XGV9


This is an original 1871 black and white woodcut of a cook's shop or Thermopolia, at the Roman city of Pompeii, Italy. The Thermopolium were the ancient equivalent of a fast food restaurant.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. 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 Woodcut; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 2.75 inches; 8 x 7 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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