This is an original 1890 black and white relief line-block print of the Hippodrome of Constantinople which is located in modern day Istanbul, Turkey. The hippodrome was a sporting and social center in ancient times.
This 121+ 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: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 3.5 inches; 13 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Istanbul, Turkey, Byzantine Empire, Roman, Archaeology