1903 Print Pteria Boudier Hattusa Turkey Capital Assyria Ruins Archeology XHA3


This is an original 1903 halftone print of the ruins of Pteria, the ancient capital of Assyria thought to be in modern day Turkey. Oddly enough, there appear to be two teepees, visible in the right middle ground. Please note the dimensions of this item.

This item is from a limited edition collection of important historical prints of Ancient Egypt produced in 1903. The edition size produced at that time was out of 1,000 and this collection of prints was numbered 763. The edition and number are not present on the individual item but rather was provided for the collection as a whole.


This 108+ 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. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3.25 inches; 11 x 8 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)

This piece was illustrated by Boudier, Edouard. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: hill, mound, excavation

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