1882 Wood Engraving Sorabian Saxe-Altenburg Germany Portrait Slavs Costume XGS6

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This is an original 1882 monochrome wood engraving of a portrait of Sorabian Slavs in Germany (Deutschland). The men are seen wearing their cultural costume of shining buttons, heavy boots and loose trousers. The women would often wear black caps, long ribbons and tresses.

CONDITION

This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. Light moisture wrinkling. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7.75 inches; 14 x 20 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: cultural, German, Deutschland

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