This is an original 1890 black and white wood engraving of the ancient Roman city of Caesarea Philippi, at the base of Mount Hermon. This city was referred to in the Gospels of Mark and Matthew. The city is no longer inhabited; it is used as an archaeological site within the Golan Heights.
This 121+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging in margins. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 5.5 inches; 10 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: Middle Eastern, Scripture Lands, Holy Lands