1873 Wood Engraving Interior Wilsons Arch Temple Palestine Exploration XGBA2


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