1873 Wood Engraving Babylon Kasr Ruins Mounds Mesopotamia Ancient City XGBA2

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This is an original 1873 black and white wood engraving of Babylon. All that remains of the original ancient framed city is a mound, or tell, of broken mud-brick buildings and debris in the plain between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. This image was taken from a book of travels from M. Wolcott Redding.

CONDITION

This 138+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No Surface Rub.No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 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: historic, religion

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