1899 Wood Engraving Hairpin Ivory Toilet Box Glass Cosmetic Mirror Roman XGX7


This is an original 1899 black and white in-text wood engraving of an assortment of ancient Roman toiletries found at the site of Pompeii, Italy. The various articles are made from ivory, glass, and bronze.


This 112+ 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 x 4.5 inches; 10 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: Italy, Archeology, Archaeology, Comb, Articles, Artifacts, Ear Cleaner, Bronze, Ornaments, Art, Toiletries