1926 Print Matmata Whole City Underground South Tunisia Northern Africa XGMB1


This is an original 1926 black and white halftone print of "A Whole City Underground--Matmata in the South of Tunisia," in Northern Africa.


This 85+ 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 7.5 x 5 inches; 19 x 13 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 is excited to offer items from a unique image-driven travelog of archaeologist and explorer Byron Khun De Prorok, who set out to discover and excavate the ancient city of Carthage in Africa. The images featured in this collection include that of the natural history of the land, tribes and tribal images, cultural scenes, ancient architecture, statues and sculptures, historic landmarks, native handicrafts, archaeological excavations and more. Come take an adventurous and fascinating African tour through the eyes of this noteworthy archaeologist.