This is an original 1890 black and white wood engraving of a terra cotta sculpture found in Myrina, Greece, depicting an elephant killing a nude Galatian warrior.
This 121+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this wood engraving.
Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 4.5 inches; 13 x 11 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: Lemnos, excavation, archaeology, mammal