This is an original 1873 black and white wood engraving of Captain Wilson's Arch. It was discovered when he was looking for a better water supply. He ended up leading the Palestine Exploration Fund and Society into these passageways where they found arches, vaults and secret passages. This image was taken from a book of travels from M. Wolcott Redding.
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 7.75 x 5.25 inches; 20 x 13 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