This is an original 1875 black and white wood engraving featuring a scene of the Sacsayhuamán, a walled complex made of large dry-stones located in the city of Cusco, an ancient Inca Empire (Cuzco) in Peru. The city of Cusco was included in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1983.
This 136+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this wood engraving.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 4.25 inches; 18 x 11 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: archaeological, M. Paul Marcoy, journey, South America, Pre-Colonial Americas, Prehistoric Americas, Pre-Columbian, ancient