1895 Wood Engraving Stone Pillar Three Hundred Feet High Cactus Chihuahua XGFB5

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This is an original 1895 black and white wood engraving of a "Stone Pillar About Three Hundred Feet High, Resembling Cactus," in Chihuahua, Mexico.

CONDITION

This 116+ 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: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 7 inches; 11 x 18 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 delighted to offer items from a captivating collection of artistically illustrated scenes depicting the cave dwellers and cliff dwellings of various indigenous tribes in Chihuahua, Mexico and other surrounding areas including Sonora, Urique, Guaymas and more. This collection provides an array of views depicting the landÕs natural history, and bestows an insight into the regionÕs Tarahumari Indians and their way of life, including typical warfare, animal hide tannery and more. Enjoy this artistically embodied journey through Mexico, and explore a most interesting and unique way of life.

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