1877 Wood Engraving Freshwater Bay Isle Wight England Europe Arch Rock YPE2

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This is an original 1877 black and white in-text wood engraving of the historic Arch Rock landmark that was located in the waters of Freshwater Bay off the coast of the Isle of Wight, England. Unfortunately, this local wonder collapsed in the fall of 1992.

CONDITION

This 135+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. 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 11.25 x 8.5 inches; 29 x 22 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)

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