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.
Keywords specific to this image: Italy, Archeology, Archaeology, Comb, Articles, Artifacts, Ear Cleaner, Bronze, Ornaments, Art, Toiletries
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