1873 Wood Engraving Builder Marks Temple Walls Jerusalem Private XGBA2

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This is an original 1873 black and white wood engraving of the Private marks of the builders of the Great Subterranean Quarry. These marks were found on stones in the foundation walls of the temple area, the Samaria, Hebron, and the Great Subterranean Quarry. 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. Original mailing center crease. - center. No Surface Rub.No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.75 x 7 inches; 22 x 18 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

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