1884 Wood Engraving High Priest Native Indigenous Ethnic Costume Africa XGZC7

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This is an original 1884 black and white in-text wood engraving of a native African high priest dressed in traditional attire. He appears to be holding a harp or other plucking instrument.

CONDITION

This 127+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. 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 2.5 x 5.5 inches; 6 x 14 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: historical, musical instrument, bracelet, religious, necklace, pelt

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