1876 Wood Engraving Porta Saleria Gate Aurelian Walls Roman Via Piazza XGYA9

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This is an original 1876 black and white in-text wood engraving of the Porta Salaria, a gate in the Aurelian Walls of Rome until it was demolished by artillery fire in 1876, rebuilt and destroyed a second time in 1921 to make way for traffic. Today this area is the Piazza Fiume.

CONDITION

This 135+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects.No 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: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 5 inches; 15 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: fortification, city walls

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