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1908 Print Upper Pool Gihon Birket Mamilla Jerusalem Reservoir Water View XHA7

1908 Print Upper Pool Gihon Birket Mamilla Jerusalem Reservoir Water View XHA7

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This is an original 1908 black and white halftone print which depicts the Upper Pool of Gihon, also known as Birket Mamilla, from two different angles. It supplied Jerusalem with water for many years, but has since been outdated by newer technology.

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.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • 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, Middle East, landmark

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