This is an original 1876 black and white in-text wood engraving of Pomposa Abbey, a Benedictine monastery, located near Ferrara, Italy (Italia). The first known reference to an abbey at this site is from 874 AD.
This 135+ year old Item is rated 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: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 3.5 inches; 8 x 9 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: religious, religion, Codigoro