This is an original 1883 black and white in-text wood engraving of Russian soldiers in the Byzantium Hotel of Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey after the Russo-Turkish War.
This 128+ 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 9 inches; 15 x 23 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: Ottoman Empire, Entrance, military, peace treaty of San Stefano, Turks