This is an original 1873 black and white wood engraving of the ruins of Palmyra in ancient Tadmor. King Solomon built store cities along the great trade routes through hi dominions, in which provisions and other supplies for caracans and travelers were collected. This image was taken from a book of travels from M. Wolcott Redding.
This 138+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate 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 6.75 x 5.5 inches; 17 x 14 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, relgion