This is an original 1898 black and white in-text wood engraving of the city of Dolon Nor of Inner Mongolia. It was during the Qing Dynasty that the Chinese government began to build this region up to the point it is seen here with the intention of it becoming a religious center for the Mongolian regions.
This 113+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. 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: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 3.5 inches; 10 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: Buddhism, Temple, Pagoda, Stoopa, mountains