1908 Print Jerusalem Map Plan Elevation Old City Wall Muristan Gobat School XHA7

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This is an original 1908 two-color relief line-block print of Jerusalem, Israel, with marked elevations and the location of the First (or Old) City Wall in red.

CONDITION

This 103+ 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: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Two-Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 8.5 inches; 14 x 22 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 has obtained a collection of halftone and relief block prints that share some of the archeological and biblical wonders of Old Jerusalem, Israel. From King David's palace to the life-saving Upper Pool, from Herod's Gate to the long gone Tower of Psephinus, these items make the stories of the Old Testament and the historical accounts of Roman-Jewish hagiographer Josephus Flavius come to life.

Keywords specific to this image: historical, layout, Hinnom, Kidron, Middle East

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