1922 Print Cairo Egypt Mosque City Skyline Al Hussein Minaret Islam XGBC6
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This is an original 1922 black and white halftone print of a view of Cairo, Egypt. The Mosque of Al-Hussein can be seen in the upper right corner of the image. It was built in 1154 CE and is considered to be one of the holiest Muslim sites in Cairo as it contains a mausoleum for the bodies of the Fatmid caliphs.
This 89+ year old Item is rated 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: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 4.5 inches; 17 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)
Unwrap the mysteries of ancient Egypt as Period Paper exhibits an image portfolio "phit phor" a Pharaoh! Gaze upon the Great Pyramid of Giza, the last remaining wonder of the ancient world. Delve into the excavations of the Temples of Karnak and Luxor, then head to the nearest desert oasis to peruse pomegranates, water, and other travel souvenirs offered for sale by local merchants. Meet the Bishareen nomads to complete the Cairo circuit along your trek. To continue across the desert sands, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!
Keywords specific to this image: Muslim, Khan El-Khalili Bazaar, Shi'ah, Fatmid, Cemetery, Caliph, Mausoleum, Gothic Revival