This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of the benediction of amulets by the Kami Priests in Japan.
This 137+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 6.5 inches; 20 x 17 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: Water, Lanterns, Blessing, Spirits, Shinto, Deity