1888 Wood Engraving Curing Yerba Mate Harvest Agriculture Paraguay South XGU6

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This is an original 1888 black and white in-text wood engraving of men curing Yerba Mate in Paraguay, South America. Yerba is a type of holly found in South America and is mostly used for the mate beverage.

CONDITION

This 123+ 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: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 3.5 inches; 10 x 9 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection depicting the capitals, landscapes, and prominent figures of South America in the late 19th century. To view more images from the collection, please click on the link located below the product condition paragraph.

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