1875 Wood Engraving Fortress Sacsahuaman Cusco Peru Ruin Inca Empire Stone XGB3

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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.

CONDITION

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

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