This is an original 1880 black and white wood engraving of Mount Sinai located on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The name is derived from the Hebrew for "Moses Mountain". According to Jewish, Christian, and Islamic tradition, Mount Sinai is where Moses received the Ten Commandments.
This 131+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 3.25 inches; 11 x 8 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: Quran, Desert, Palm Tree, St. Catherines Monastery