This is an original 1872 black and white wood engraving of the wilderness of Kadesh or Qadesh-Barne'a, of ancient Israel. The name 'Kodesh' means 'holy,' and 'Barnea,' means 'desert of wandering.' There are two located titled, 'Kadesh,' one in the north of Negev, and the other on the border by Petra in Transjordan. This image is of the first.
This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 3.75 inches; 16 x 10 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: scene, art, artwork