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1896 Wood Engraving Walter Gilbey Champion Hackney Stallion MP For Sussex CCG2

1896 Wood Engraving Walter Gilbey Champion Hackney Stallion MP For Sussex CCG2

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This is an original 1896 black and white in-text wood engraving of MP For Sussex, the medal winner of the Sir Walter Gilbey's Best Hackney Stallion contest at Leigh park, Havant.

CONDITION

This 115+ 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: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3.5 inches; 11 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)

Period Paper is excited to offer a collection of wood engravings and prints that date back to 1896 and depict a myriad of famous livestock from the east coast of America. From prize-winning bulls to champion horses, these magnificent specimens were the pride and joy of their buyers and breeders. Who knows, maybe you'll find an ancestor of your champion animal here among these fascinating historical prints.

Keywords specific to this image: Chestnut

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