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1890 Print Ancient Lake Dwelling Excavation Archaeology Relics Artifacts XHB2

1890 Print Ancient Lake Dwelling Excavation Archaeology Relics Artifacts XHB2

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This is an original 1890 black and white relief line-block print of ancient artifacts and textile fabrics found during palafittes (prehistoric dwellings erected on piles over a lake) excavations on Lake Constance (Switzerland, Austria and Germany), as well as on the Lac du Bourget in France.


This 121+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; 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)

Period Paper has obtained a collection of artistry primarily depicting the history of ancient Rome and Greece. Virtually unseen individually and numbered 396 of 750, these images include that of temples and tombs, cultural scenes, the natural history of the land, ancient Roman and Greek ruins and artifacts, artworks, cityscapes, cultural handicrafts, historic landmarks, tools, jewelry, archaeological sites, statues and sculptures, weaponry, Greek gods and goddesses, and so much more. Discover the Roman Empire, the glory of ancient Greece and all of their rich history through the vision of stunning chromolithographs, photoxylograph wood engravings, photogravures and halftone prints.

Keywords specific to this image: Weaving Loom, Counterweight, Cloth, Bark, Carbonized, Linen, Teeth, Flax, Distaff Pins, Spindles, Embroidery, Thread, Nets, Archaeological, Ancient Cultures, Ancient Civilizations